June 1, 2017 RSS feed / Nature

The Cursed Shipment of Silk

The details have been obscured over time, but around 1869, a square-rigger pulled out of a French harbor, bound for the New World. More...

The Importance of Pollinators

Wildlife biologist, Gary Casabona, a leading expert on the subject of pollination, will give a free talk and walking tour of Prescott Farm on Sunday, June 4 at 11 a.m.  More...

Finding Right Bait for Catching Bass

It’s a test for shore anglers these days, and I’m not speaking about the tensile strength of mono-filament line. Three weeks ago, schools of striped bass roared through Narragansett Bay. More...