The winner of the 2015 John Burroughs Medal for nature writing says the reality of living alongside these complex animals is much different than we might think.
At the next SciCafe, Curator Brian Richmond and Boston University’s Jeremy DeSilva will talk about why walking on two legs makes us human—and how our bodies still aren’t quite designed for bipedalism.
Curator Nancy Simmons talks about how technology is improving fieldwork, the process of writing her new book, and some of her favorite bats.
What does the genetic fingerprint of New York City look like? Microbiome researcher Chris Mason, who recently gave a talk at SciCafe, is trying to find out.