No whale watch boat captain worth his or her salt is going to guarantee a whale sighting on any particular trip. But Captain Joe Nazar and the rest of the San Francisco Whale Tours crew on the good ship Kitty … Read more
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A reader asks about spotting fall and winter birds.
A sensory ecologist explains what we know and what we don’t about human noise in the outdoors.
Some people are more affected by wildfires than others
The emotional toll of drought and climate anxiety, as expressed in animated GIFs on a weather discussion blog.
It’s not smog or smoke making the sky more colorful.
Scientific names can be a pain. But they’re a way to see the world around us with greater clarity.
UC Santa Cruz Sociologist Lindsey Dillon says cleanup shouldn’t mean displacement.
Turkey vultures mate for life. Just like swans.
What kind of bats live in Northern California and where should you go to see them?