Popsicle Bugs And Anti-Freeze Fleas: How Insects Survive Montana Winters

Popsicle Bugs And Anti-Freeze Fleas: How Insects Survive Montana Winters by Ashley King Broadcast 11.15.2016 and 3.10 and 3.13.2020 Listen:   Every autumn I begin to wonder—where do all the bugs go? Unlike people, and other warm-blooded critters that can maintain...

The Wonders of Winter Adaptation

Winter Adaptations by Sue Walker Broadcast 1.31.2016 Listen:   Humans tend to sense and respond to winter – the cold, the snow, the wind, the short days – by controlling their environment. We mediate winter’s effect by living in a warm house,...

Seasonal Changes

by Bailey Zook, Teaching Naturalist This time of fall turning to winter is such a lovely season full of changing colors, shortening, slowing days, and cozy evenings. It is full of environmental cues that it’s time to slow down, take stock, and prepare to rest. In my...