Good NATURE: Pandas: Born to be Wild

Good NATURE: Pandas: Born to be Wild

After each NATURE premiere, we gather online videos we love into a playlist. From our newest film to incredible footage from around the web, here were our favorites. And don’t forget, you can always subscribe to our newsletter so you don’t miss a thing! In Case You Missed It: Watch “Pandas: Born to be Wild” HERE […]

Why Pandas Need to be in Captivity to Survive

 Why Pandas Need to be in Captivity to Survive

NATURE’s new film Pandas: Born to be Wild explores the daily lives of wild pandas, which up until this film remained largely a mystery. Filming over three years, two Chinese cinematographers trek through the steep forested trails of the Qinling Mountains to catch a glimpse of wild pandas. With the help of scientists and rangers […]

Castaway | Nature Nation

Castaway | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week’s featured project is a blast from the past called Castaway by the North Carolina Museum of Nature Sciences. Castaway describes its efforts as “salvag[ing] data from the station logs of research vessels operating in the Atlantic […]

Beware of the Stinging Puss Caterpillar, Warns Virginia Tech Insect Expert

Beware of the Stinging Puss Caterpillar, Warns Virginia Tech Insect Expert

Earlier this year, murder hornets were making headlines. Now, another ominous creature is in the spotlight as sightings have spiked in Virginia, just in time for the spooky season. The critter’s official name is the puss caterpillar, or the southern flannel moth, however, since it’s widely known for its painful sting, it’s often referred to […]

Citizen Sort | Nature Nation

Citizen Sort | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week’s featured project is a collection of games from Syracuse University called Citizen Sort. Who says science can’t be all fun and games? Citizen Sort is a collection of three games that allow anyone to help contribute […]

NestWatch | Nature Nation

NestWatch | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week’s is NestWatch from the Cornell Lab or Ornithology. As fall rolls in, different birds appear in all parts of the country. This week’s citizen science project is one that’s open to everyone, everywhere! According to the […]

Cheetah Fact Sheet

Cheetah Fact Sheet

Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus): a large cat native to Africa and central Iran. Kingdom: | Animalia Phylum: | Chordata Class: | Mammalia Order: | Carnivora Family: | Felidae Genus: | Acinonyx Species: | jubatus Cheetahs are the world’s fastest land mammal. They can reach speeds up to 65 miles per hour and accelerate from 0 to […]

DUNA | Nature Nation

DUNA | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week’s featured project is Digitally Unlocking Nature’s Archive, or DUNA. The Natural History Museum of London’s Library and Archives has been the keeper of some of world’s greatest insights into the natural world since its opening in […]