Though we are already into October, David’s September sighting of a great spangled fritillary is definitely newsworthy, since these butterflies are...
Plant milkweed. If you care about the plight of the beloved monarch butterfly, try this simple act of kindness. Plant milkweed.
Symbolizing adoration, loyalty and longevity, sunflowers invite happiness as well as inspire poetry.
The tautaug, a fish native to the western Atlantic Ocean, lives with its teeth both in and out!
What goes in, must come out. While all animals live by this law of digestion, there is one group whose evacuations now have my attention.
In the case of the brown shark, you probably won’t ‘need a bigger boat.’ 
Queen Anne’s lace is caught in a contradiction. This flower might be a wicked weed or a superb herb: it has both its fans and its detractors.
We are in a drought, and we can see its effect on lawns that are not irrigated. They are brown and about the only things that are green and growing...
John Updike had a talent for finding beauty in not-so-beautiful places. For instance, he has waxed poetic about chicory, a plant that boldly grows in...