We’ve explored the life cycles for lots of animals…but what about bumble bees? What does their life cycle look like? Our scientists and educators have created a special game to help you explore this topic! Click here to download the Bee Colony Life Cycle Board Game. Then, keep exploring what insects do during the fall with the activities and videos below!
This week, we’re exploring seasonal changes! Let’s take a closer look at a common species that experiences change throughout the year. We sat down with Allen, one of our bug experts, to learn all about how black swallowtail butterflies handle seasonal changes. Click here to check out some FAQs.
Want to keep exploring fall changes? You’re in luck! Wednesday’s Curious By Nature LIVE is all about fall! Join us as we celebrate fall seasonal changes by exploring the plants and seeds in our savanna! Register your young scientist here.
Did you know that not all monarchs make the journey to Mexico? Only special monarchs that hatch in late summer/early fall! A few weeks ago, we sent some monarch butterflies on their flight to Michoacán, Mexico where they will spend the winter. Watch Dr. Doug Taron tag and release monarchs in this extended edition tagging video!
We’re back with another volume of butterfly and moth fun! Click here to check out our Butterflies and Moths Vol. 2 Wonder Workbook. This free downloadable resource is perfect for at-home and outdoor nature and science exploration.