Science Bits—Video

  1. The New American Accordion Family
  2. Wild Bird Rehab
  3. The Science of Observation

The New American Accordion Family

Children used to grow up and move directly into independence (or so we believe). Now their parents launch them … and launch them … and launch them … and launch them. Is this necessarily a problem? Or is it a healthier way to parent young adults? Developmental psychologist Dr. Martha Straus talks about the new American “accordion” family.

Wild Bird Rehab

A licensed wild bird rehabilitator talks about a barred owl blinded by impact with an automobile.

The Science of Observation

in the “Humans in the Natural World” science course at The Putney School, freshman observe changes over the course of a season on “their” plots of land.