Nature Reads Round-Up

Nature Reads Round-Up

We at NATURE love reading all the latest reports, as well as keeping tabs on specific animals we've featured in our films. Here's a round-up of articles we've been reading this week.

NATURE Nominated for Six Emmy Awards

NATURE Nominated for Six Emmy Awards

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 39th annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards. PBS received the most nominations of any network with 45. Of the 45, NATURE received six nominations.

Summer of No Love for Sea Turtles

Summer of No Love for Sea Turtles

Rising temperatures could produce only female hatchlings and leave sea turtles facing future summers of no love. All sea turtles lack sex hormones. An embryo develops into a male or female based on surrounding conditions as an egg incubates in the nest, primarily temperature. Lower temperatures produce more males, higher ones, more females. Generally, at […]

A Salute to Independent Animals

A Salute to Independent Animals

No man is an island, but can the same be said for animals? Different species of animals approach solitude in varying degrees. In the spirit of Independence Day, here’s a rundown of a few of the most self-sufficient creatures on the planet.