Sand Dunes in Saskatchewan? Learn more about this rare ecosystem which hosts life found nowhere else on Earth.
For this week’s Mustache Monday, we have 3 strapping lads from 1869! John Wesley Powell’s expedition down the Green and Colorado Rivers explored the last great unknown within the continental U.S. Learn More about what he discovered.
Did you see that noise? Using echolocation, bats “illuminate” objects with sound. Learn More during our live Batcast!
Mexican freetail chasing a moth. Photo courtesy of: Bat Conservation International.
Truthful Tuesday:Of the 1200 species of bats, only 3 are Vampire Bats, and they all live in Latin America. Learn more Truths about Bats! Don’t forget Live Bat Encounter via webcast on Thursday and Friday this week!
We have a great coloring page for Black History Month. This is a great opportunity to share some history with the kids and do a fun activity! We also have coloring pages for all our Graphics, Learn More.
The passengers who traveled on the Underground Railroad did not hear the sound of a steam locomotive screeching along metal tracks; they did not hear the steam whistle blow; they did not feel the grinding halt as the train reached a station; they did not smell fiery coals burning into the night, and they never heard a conductor yell, “All aboard!” They never actually bought a ticket for a train. What those who traveled these “tracks” did hear was the sound of bloodhounds barking viciously in the distance; they did hear the constant snapping of twigs and rustling of brush beneath their feet; they did hear harsh voices of slave owners approaching, and they did feel the dampness on their clothing from seeking refuge in rivers, swamps and marshes. They made the decision to board the dangerous freedom train, and they traveled with the constant hope of seeing a dim light of a lantern on a hitching post that signified the next station was just around the corner. They never purchased a ticket for a train, but what they did purchase was a one-way ticket to freedom. Learn More
It’s Monday! Are you singing the blues and wishing you were on the beach? Maybe you can get the beach to sing for you. Learn More
Check out this blog post from Moving Insiders. The fifth and final post in a popular New Year’s resolutions series is about learning something new. SuperGraphics are a great place to start!