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Ask The Naturalist: Do Badgers Hibernate?

February 22, 2017 by

Do badgers hibernate during the winter? And if not, when *do* they emerge from their burrows? Guest naturalist Susan Kirks answers.

 

Ancient Whale Bones and Megalodon Shark Teeth Unearthed in East Bay

February 21, 2017 by

A dam retrofit project reveals a treasure trove from the time when California had a vast inland sea.

 

A Story About Once and Future California, Written in the Rings of Redwoods

February 08, 2017 by Lucy Kang

Why would a scientist count a quarter of a million redwood tree rings?

 

What Honeybees Have Taught Me About Xenophobia

January 31, 2017 by Benjamin Eichorn

Opinion: The American democratic experiment and the survival of the planet may depend on overcoming our fear of foreigners

 

Naturalist’s Notebook: Good Algae Gone Bad

January 01, 2017 by John Muir Laws

Blue-green algae has made some Bay Area ponds dangerous

 

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