Scientists in the Field
New Adventures!
Chasing Cheetahs

Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop join the Cheetah Conservation Fund in studying the cheetah’s ecological, genetic, and behavioral patterns in order to chase down the fastest animal on land and save the species—before it is too late.

Park Scientists

In the parks, researchers are able to perform long-term studies of a wide number of subjects from salamanders the size of thumbnails to gigantic geothermal geysers.

  
Adventure Notes

The Frog Scientist and the Atrazine Controversy

by Pamela Turner

The controversy over the safety of the pesticide atrazine (the most commonly used agricultural chemical in the U.S.) continues. Global News has a new report on the debate that features Dr. Tyrone Hayes, the subject of the Scientists in the … Read more

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