Tagged Animals and Nature

Therapy Dog Story Time

Special Doggie Story Time starring Nessie, a Certified Therapy Dog If you live in Center City or have ever visited Children’s Hospital, you may have met Nessie and her owner and best friend, Elena Cappella.  Nessie is a…

Kitchen Science: Crickets with Adam Brody

Insects have been an important part of the human diet for millennia. Join Adam Brody, founder of Brooklyn's CricketFarm, for a hands-on experience in cooking with crickets. Currently, crickets and other insects are eaten around the…

Animals in the Archives: Dog Treats with Waggies by Maggie and Friends

Roll up your sleeves and get ready to mix, shape and bake biscuits for your canine companion! Waggies by Maggies and Friends is a non-profit dog treat company commited to employing people with intellectual disabilities. Experienced…

Maria Famá | Other Nations: An Animal Journal

Join us for a book launch and reading during an afternoon of poetry.  Local poet, Maria Famá will read from her latest volume which takes us into the hearts and souls of animals - domesticated, feral, captive or free.

GreenFILE *

GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution,…

BBC Animals

Find your favourite animals, where and how they live, the latest news about them and who's filming them right now.

Honeybees

The third Saturday in August is National Honeybee Day, a day to celebrate this small but vital insect. Philadelphians should be especially proud; the modern beehive, known as the Langstroth hive, was invented in the City of Brotherly…