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Upcoming event: Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Shedd Aquarium

January 13, 2020 • Events, Featured, Upcoming Events

Thursday, January 30 from 3:30pn to 5:00pm Join the Chicago Science Writers for an exclusive look at some of the scientific areas of the city’s famed aquatic exhibit hall. We’ll learn about Shedd’s shark research, coral research, freshwater mussel research, iguana gut microbiome research, and western pond turtle research/restoration work. Afterward, we’ll head to a nearby… Read More ›

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Upcoming event: Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Shedd Aquarium

Thursday, January 30 from 3:30pn to 5:00pm Join the Chicago Science Writers for an exclusive look at some of the scientific areas of the city’s famed aquatic exhibit hall. We’ll learn about Shedd’s shark research, coral research, freshwater mussel research, iguana gut microbiome research, and western pond turtle research/restoration work. Afterward, we’ll head to a nearby… Read More ›

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Passalong Houseplants

By Beth Botts, October 10, 2019 “There’s an Instagram-fueled boom in houseplants today, which means I’ve come back into fashion for a while. This tends to happen to me every few decades if I just keep doing what I’ve always done. I come from gardening people, who tend also to be houseplant people. Even in… Read More ›