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Alarming Virus Stumps Doctors


Philadelphia — At first, it seemed like just a bad cold, with a fever that came and went. Then one day, when Scarlett Camburn woke from her nap...

Onset of Fall  Brings to Mind Saw-Whet Owl


Every autumn, when the air tastes of apples and leaves crunch underfoot, my thoughts turn to tiny owls — northern saw-whet owls (Aegolius acadicus)...

Descended From Dinosaurs


Picture a bird egg: Perhaps it’s the cocoa brown of a free-range chicken. Or a robin’s creamy blue-green. If it’s a quail egg, it has inky speckles...

As a boy, I was exploring the loft of my grandmother’s barn when I disturbed a bumblebee nest among the moldering hay bales. In my memory, I leap...

Harmless Watersnake Inspires Fear


The northern watersnake, Nerodia sipedon, has a lot going against it in the eyes of most people. I’ve watched this medium- to large-sized snake...

You already know that using solar and wind power can influence the climate by reducing our dependence on heat-trapping fossil fuels. Now...

The Outside Story: Sympathy for the Thistle


There will always be thistle, said the late U.S. Poet Laureate Maxine Kumin in one of her poems, because “Sheep will not eat it / nor horses nor...

Hanover — Do you remember being caught up in the excitement of the space race?Then consider taking a new Osher@Dartmouth course called “Mercury...

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