From Earth & Sky:
Mom-scientist juggles family and career from treetops
Program #5325 of the Earth & Sky Radio Series
with hosts Deborah Byrd, Joel Block, and Jorge Salazar
Taking children into nature can be a bonding experience for families, and it can make for some good adventures.
Margaret Lowman is an acclaimed tree canopy ecologist at New College of Florida. She and her two sons, Edward and James, are the co-authors of “It’s a Jungle Up There.” It’s their account of growing up together doing rigorous science research high up in the trees.