For some animals, living in the midst of huge colonies is the most secure and rewarding housing arrangement. Icelandic puffins form colonies of more than a million, providing shared information about food sources and reducing the odds of attacks. Social spiders in Ecuador work together to capture prey 20 times the size an individual might subdue. Premieres Wednesday, April 22 at 8 pm HD Nature
A Florida Senate Committee is set to take up a bill today that would permit adoption agencies to turn away gay individuals or same-sex couples on the basis of a moral or religious belief.
Looking for fun, educational ways to explore SWFL with your kids? Start with the WGCU Curious Kids website to get excited about some great adventures that await all over our region. WGCU has produced 13 Curious Kids programs featuring more than 130 segments highlighting My Self… healthy eating, exercise and self-esteem; My Backyard.. the world of Southwest Florida from and environmental and historical perspective; and My World… exploring the people, places and ecology of Southwest Florida and discovering characteristics shared with countries across the world. Under the direction of international children’s educator /singer/songwriter, Rosie Emery, dozens of kids from Southwest Florida have starred in this award-winning program.