Items by Sharman Apt Russell

On (not) being Jane Goodall
On (not) being Jane Goodall
A writer wonders what it would be like to study the coati, a Southwestern cousin of the raccoon.
A fine day in the classroom
A fine day in the classroom
On helping rural third-graders examine the remains of a mastodon
"Friending" nature
"Friending" nature
Using social media and citizen science to track the tiger beetle in New Mexico and Arizona
Walking in the body of being
Walking in the body of being
Not everybody understands why pinacate beetles are such good company, but philosopher Baruch Spinoza is likely one of them.
Ending hunger
Ending hunger
A New Mexico woman fights hunger by sending healthy snacks home with schoolchildren every Friday.