PDF: Sammy Science Discovers Chimpanzees Sammy Science Discovers Chimpanzees is a multimedia composition for children ages 3 – 7 years old. The purpose of this picture book is to 1) engage readers with a factual introduction to chimpanzee behavior and ecology, 2) provide … Continue reading Women in Science… in a children’s book!
I sat beneath the cover of low-hanging vines, sharing the shade with an adult male and his mother. Fifty some years had weighed upon the ancient woman; the top of her scalp was missing most of its hair, and she had … Continue reading Beneath the Vines
Sampson’s knees are tucked into his chest. Beneath muscular legs, nimble toes wrap around a branch no more than four inches in diameter. Several feet away, Ferdinand rests with a leg outstretched, drawing lazy circles through his bushy hair. The … Continue reading Risky Business
Why males? I ask myself. Three hours have passed since Sheldon, the target of my behavioral follow, climbed to the top of a palm tree. He sits and feeds where the fronds gather in a cluster before splaying out in all … Continue reading Make Lunch, Not War
She left her home in July of 1960, when the world viewed women better off as secretaries than scientists. And a secretary she had been, right up until the point that tapping out documents, other people’s documents, became less appealing … Continue reading The Mad Ones