Last Sunday, State Beach was invaded by millions of jelly-like organisms, and folks wanted to know what they were.
Sea stars are known for their powerful arms that have a vascular system of tube feet, which can force open even the heartiest bivalve.
The Io moth also stood out from the others because of its size and coloration.
In a nutshell, chipmunks are quite cheeky. These ravenous and rascally rodents stockpile more than their fair share of foodstuff.
There are a few bird species that are giving those milk-making mammals a run for their money.
French Impressionist Edgar Degas was a great painter, but I have reason to doubt that he could fully appreciate a New England beach in early June.  
Eastern tent caterpillars make silken shelters in the crotch of tree branches. It is hard not to notice the collective squirming of hundreds of hairy...
You can see wintercress, known also as yellow rocket, rocket cress and wound rocket, flowering now.
A cloudy day can make anyone blue, but who would have guessed that it could also make a flower frown? Let me introduce you to the wood anemone.