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Catching up with a Real-Life Bee Scientist

Being a bee scientist like Dr. Cory Sheffield takes a certain set of skills. Find out if you have what it takes!

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Get Outside and Go Bug Collecting!

Exploring the wild doesn’t need to involve a safari to a far off place. You can discover all kinds of amazing creatures right in your own backyard! Insects


6 Reasons Bees are Your BFF

When you hear the buzzing of a bee, are you scared? Well don’t be! Generally, if you don’t bother them, they will leave you alone. Besides, bees are


Blanding’s Turtle Update: Getting a Helping Hand

Sometimes getting a little helping hand is all you need when you’re falling behind a bit, like when a teacher gives you five more minutes to finish a

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Barns for Barn Swallows

Imagine if you were a barn swallow, seems like it would be pretty amazing. You would have a stylish forked tail, incredible flying and singing abilities AND

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The Spectacular Soaring Barn Swallow

Barn swallows are amazing flyers. They dip, dive and dart with phenomenal speed and precision. Unfortunately, it is becoming more and more rare to see this spectacular display

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What’s Interrupting Beluga Whale Communication?

Has anyone ever tried to talk to you while you were underwater? It’s pretty tough to understand them right? Well it wouldn’t be if you were a beluga!


Meet the Blanding’s Turtle Protectors

Earth Ranger Ashna chats with Julia, a researcher from the Toronto Zoo, to learn how the Toronto Zoo is helping to protect Blanding’s turtles. By collecting eggs from


Get the Buzz on Bees and Pollination

Earth Ranger Jovanna chats with Dr. John Purdy to learn all about the importance of bees. Did you know that without bees as pollinators, we would have a

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Beluga Whale Update: Searching, Spotting and Spying

Beluga whales are amazing marine mammals that have some pretty special skills like navigating by sound (“echolocation”) and incredible swimming and diving abilities. Even with such super

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