The Climate Inside

Our houses modify the climate around them. In great densities, our houses and other buildings can change weather patterns. Urbanization increases temperatures. It can also [...]

By | 2016-11-22T13:47:20+00:00 August 5th, 2013|

Dear Students

Last week, we hosted an outstanding group of students from the NC School of Science and Mathematics for a two-day research experience in the lab, [...]

By | 2016-11-22T13:47:20+00:00 July 28th, 2013|

The Day My Cat Went Home

Photo credit: Megan Halpern Recently, my friend Roland Kays, the Director of the Biodiversity Lab at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences approached [...]

By | 2016-11-22T13:47:20+00:00 July 26th, 2013|

Moth Madness!

**Today, we have a special guest post from Chris Goforth, Senior Manager of Citizen Science at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences. When she’s not [...]

By | 2016-11-22T13:47:20+00:00 July 24th, 2013|

You haven’t forgotten, have you?

Back in February, we issued a call for help. As Dr. Eleanor had keenly observed while researching species for her Book of Common Ants, Forelius [...]

By | 2016-11-22T13:47:21+00:00 July 19th, 2013|