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May 16, 2013
New Phenology and Citizen Science Video
This video is part of a series focused on the science behind climate change in national parks. This episode features the citizen science program at Great Smoky Mountains National Park as an example of how to engage park visitors and deepen their interest in understanding climate change.
March 25, 2013
WNS Video Series
White-nose syndrome is threatening bat populations and conservation in our national parks. This video series invites you to learn more about this deadly disease and what you can do to help the National Park Service protect bats.
March 25, 2013
New NPS Research Learning Center Website
Nineteen Research Learning Centers (RLCs) constitute a national NPS network to facilitate research in parks and connect that research to learning and the visitor experience. A new website was launched to provide up-to-date information and links to the 19 RLCs, the parks they serve, research needs, permits, and citizen science projects.
October 17, 2012
National Fossil Day
Join paleontologists and park rangers in celebrating the third annual National Fossil Day on October 17. Nationwide special events organized by the National Park Service will promote public awareness and stewardship of fossils, as well as foster a greater appreciation of their scientific and educational values.
October 04, 2012
Newest Edition of Park Science Now Online
The most recent edition of Park Science has been published and is now available online. Explore useful and interesting examples of applied park research.
June 07, 2012
Miss the eclipse on Sunday, May 20, 2012? Live in a part of the world where the eclipse couldn't be viewed? Watch the highlights in this 5-minute video which was taken during the National Park Service's hour-long live video stream of the event.
March 27, 2012
E. O. Wilson Video Series
In a series of four videos, Dr. E.O. Wilson, professor emeritus at Harvard University, discusses the importance of respecting the planet's biodiversity and the role the National Park Service plays in preserving it. Gain a better understanding of the roles even the little things play in our ecosystems and the spark that started the movement toward protecting them.