Are bee hotels the answer to saving a species?

‘Bee hotels’ have been popping up as a possible aid for bee populations. But there are problems for those checking in.

Photo essay: A bug’s life

Thanks to a high-quality camera, the insect world is in clearer focus than ever before


Lloyd Roger Mason 1945-2008

He loved nature, and taking his grandchildren on boat rides to see turtles and other animals


I (heart) WASPs

WASPs, like lawyers and construction workers, work very hard at their respective stereotypes. You might say that the town of Knowlton, the pleasant little burg in the Eastern Townships, is a monument to this gross generalization. With its quaint wooden storefront signs and sidewalks crowded with meandering country gentry, Knowlton often seems like the setting for a Thornton Wilder play.