Ari Daniel Shapiro

National Moth Week

Citizen scientists worldwide have been out at night to search for the fluttery denizens of darkness, the moths, during the second annual National ( and now international) Moth Week.

Creating Tulips

When it's spring again, millions of tulips bloom across the Dutch landscape, and new hybrids in a myriad colors are being created every year.

The Vital Role of Bacteria

Without the bacteria in our own bodies, or deep in the soil and the oceans, we could not flourish and grow, and nor could any of the plants we depend on.