The Co-benefits of Planting Trees with Dr. Alexandra Moore

Zoom Meeting

Join Dr. Alexandra Moore from the Paleontological Research Institution and consider the impact of planting a tree. Perhaps the tree was planted to provide shade, yet the benefits of the tree extend far beyond the shade it casts. Trees provide a suite of ecosystem services to the natural environment, cycling nutrients and water, stabilizing soil…

Amazon Leaf-cutting Ants with entomologist Randy Morgan

Zoom Meeting

Join Randy Morgan, long-time Morpho faculty member and Curator Emeritus of Invertebrates for the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden for a deep dive into the amazing world of leaf-cutting ants!  They have a social complexity second only to humans and one of the most fascinating natural histories in the tropics! Their nests are fortress-cities with…

Predators, Parasites, and Pansies: Great Animal Adaptations with Cathy Law

Zoom Meeting

Join world traveler and Morpho alumni, Cathy Law in her quest to uncover some of the more unusual ways animals have adapted for survival. Whether an animals' power is bizarre behavior, specialized body parts, or extraordinary intelligence you are sure to be amazed by ways animals have evolved to survive the slings are arrows of…

Teaching with Merlin Bird ID with Dr. Nancy Trautmann

Zoom Meeting

Join Dr. Nancy Trautmann, former director of Education for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and learn how the Merlin Bird ID app helps beginners to identify birds by sight, sound, or with a photo. But its uses go way beyond identifying bird species. In this interactive webinar, we’ll try using the app to discover what…