NATURE

Siberian Tiger Saviors: Meet The Team Helping Tigers ‘Claw Back’
Siberian Tiger Saviors: Meet The Team Helping Tigers ‘Claw Back’

In honor of International Tiger Day, July 29th, we're featuring a short film entitled, "Tigers: Clawing Back" which focuses on a group of filmmakers and conservationists attempting to answer the question: what does the future hold for one of the largest cats on earth? NATURE ...

What Makes a Laboratory Alive? | Inside Montana’s MPG Ranch
What Makes a Laboratory Alive? | Inside Montana’s MPG Ranch

The NATURE short film "Inside Montana's Living Laboratory" features the tireless employees and volunteers working at MPG Ranch, a large conservation property in Western Montana that doubles as a research and education center. NATURE spoke with Joshua Lisbon, Education & Community Outreach Manager at MPG Ranch, ...

Corina Newsome: Biologist | Black Birders Week
Corina Newsome: Biologist | Black Birders Week

Within the coastal marshes of southern Georgia, Corina Newsome feels most alive trekking through the tall, smooth spartina grass searching for seaside sparrow nests. Newsome is a graduate student at Georgia Southern University and her research focuses around the roles of climate change and predation ...

Tolga Aktas: Conservation Biologist | Black Birders Week
Tolga Aktas: Conservation Biologist | Black Birders Week

Tolga Aktas is a UK-based conservation biologist who participated in Black Birders Week. “Growing up, there weren’t many outlets showing diversity, so I was only able to be inspired by white conservationists and naturalists,” Aktas said. “The Black Birders Week movement allowed me to see ...

Julian Victor: Wildlife Filmmaker | Black Birders Week
Julian Victor: Wildlife Filmmaker | Black Birders Week

Wildlife filmmaker Julian Victor hails from the urban jungle of Toronto, Canada. He joined the Black AF in STEM community last year, and participated in the first ever Black Birders Week. As #BlackBirdersWeek began trending on social media, Victor said that seeing the movement go ...

Sheridan Alford: Environmental Educator | Black Birders Week
Sheridan Alford: Environmental Educator | Black Birders Week

Sheridan Alford is one of the organizers behind the online movement, Black Birders Week. Throughout Alford’s life, there were key experiences that were vital to fostering the dedication she currently has for wildlife and the outdoors. This love for nature was cultivated by her mother ...

New Research Reveals New Origins for Butterflies
New Research Reveals New Origins for Butterflies

In the three years since Sex, Lies, and Butterflies was completed, science has continued to investigate the origin of butterflies. With new technologies for probing the deep past, new answers are emerging. Dr. Akito Kawahara of the Florida Museum of Natural History and a contributor ...