Nancy Averett

Nancy Averett

Articles by this Author

Published: November-December 2011

Rue Mapp is using social media to lure people outdoors.

Published: January-February 2012

A nonprofit pairs adventurers with researchers in the name of science.

Published: November-December 2012

Shade-grown crops like cacao are a boon for sloths.

Published: 04/30/2013

Ecologists and musicians team up to preserve nature's symphony.

Published: 05/06/2013

Entrepreneurs design pellets that sprout native plants.

Published: November-December 2013

An under-the-radar project may transport Canadian crude.

Published: January-February 2014

For more than a century nearly everyone believed birds sense of smell was poorly developed or nonexistent. They were wrong.

Published: July-August 2014

UAVs are poised to revolutionize ecology and even save scientists’ lives—if the feds clear them for takeoff.