Priority Mail

Michele Kloda, one of the Museum’s Exhibit Developers, has had a couple important package pick-ups recently. Any idea what was so important?     BEAR POOP (happy to field questions…)    Read more

Squirrel Appreciation Day

(Disclaimer to longtime blog readers: most of this post is identical to the 2012 post) January 21st is Squirrel Appreciation Day.  I learned about this day a few years ago from Michele Kloda, a member of the Museum’s research and development team. She interviewed Michael Steele, Professor of Biology and H. Fenner Chair of Research Biology, Wilkes College, Wilkes Barre, PA and learned the following amazing information about squirrels: Grey Squirrels maintain 2, 3, 4 or sometimes 5 nests in aRead more