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Word of the Week: Olfaction
December 06, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Surprising Snake Sighting
December 04, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
With the ground covered in snow, its' hard to imagine that almost two weeks ago, it was warm enough for our homeschool club, the Kinglets, to spot an Eastern Garter Snake, slithering around in OURSpace. It is likely that this little snake's hibernati...
Word of the Week: Cutin
November 27, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Word of the Week: Cloaca
November 22, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Nature's Architects: The Eastern Chipmunk
November 20, 2019 by Nila Sivatheesan
Written in 2015 If you have a bird feeding station in your backyard, most likely you’ve come across the Eastern Chipmunk, a furry, striped, swift little rodent, trying to forage some seeds and nuts. The Eastern Chipmunk is quite common in Ontario an...
Word of the Week: Gastrolith
November 15, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Word of the Week: Rostrum
November 06, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Red in the Fall
November 06, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
It’s hard to talk about the season Fall without talking about the changing of the leaves. When things start to cool down, deciduous trees start to break down the green chlorophyll in their leaves and redistribute the nutrients contained there to thei...
Nature Book Club: October
November 06, 2019 by Kami Valkova
Welcome to Nature Book Club! Here we will share what our book club is reading each month!...
Word of the Week: Basidiospore
November 01, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Word of the Week: Palmate
October 25, 2019 by Haya Aldoori
Welcome to Word of the Week! Stay tuned for a new word each Friday to amp up your nature vocabulary!...
Blister Beetles
October 22, 2019 by Jon Hayes
Its Blister Beetle season again! There are lots of different blister beetles in the world, but the ones that have taken over OURSpace are Short-winged Blister Beetles (Meloe angusticollis) If you do handle them, be sure not to touch them with your sk...
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