For writers seeking company and encouragement in writing their first novel — in one month: And a well-written warning against it:


For bird watchers interested in signing up for the 115th Christmas Bird Count:

For photographers or naturalists who may have a great photo or information about an obscure species, see the Encyclopedia of Life:

For people willing to collect ants in their neighborhood, send them in for identification, and contribute to the map. Home website: To participate:

Curriculum Development

Biomimicry lesson plans for K-12 teachers:


Aaron Hirsh’s article, “A New Kind of Big Science