Researchers at Western Connecticut State University have confirmed the first instance of an exotic new tick in Connecticut. The Asian long-horned tick is an invasive species that can harm livestock but is not yet known to be a danger to humans in the United States… read more.
Finding Our Way, a Danbury-based environmental science, technology, engineering and math skills education program for middle schoolers and their families, has announced the WCSU NOAA B-WET Stewardship Award winners… read more.
A group of fifth graders sat on the gym floor of Park Avenue School and pierced marshmallows with raw spaghetti, adding masking tape as reinforcement. Though the goal was to build the tallest tower, students also gained hands-on engineering experience… read more.
The Connecticut Bird Atlas citizen science project will host an informational workshop at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 26, for residents interested in assisting in gathering data about birds in the state … read more.