Why Save a Bug? A (Scientific) Love Letter to the Fireflies of New York City￼
The following is drawn from a paper written for the class, Animal Welfare: Animals in Science, taught by Professor Becca Franks for New York University’s Master’s program in Animal Studies. Fireflies are natural magic. The pulse of bioluminescent light emitted by fireflies as a form of mating communication inspires a near-universal sense of wonder. Unfortunately,…
Why Won’t the Georgia Aquarium Return My Calls?
What happens when you try to ask an aquarium about the whale shark that died under their care?