Scientist, Author, Educator, Tree Canopy Biologist


TREES in Barcelona, Spain – home to Gaudi, the architect inspired by trees

Last year, CanopyMeg lectured to the architecture school in Barcelona. They all study trees as part of their architectural training, since Gaudi was inspired by trees for his famous architectural structures. Here is a video where the students have followed up by planting trees! Rolex fellow juror

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Meg Lowman on NC Now [VIDEO]

Dr. Meg Lowman appeared on UNCTV’s NC Now program to talk about her work in treetop exploration.

Duration: 07:28
Date: 01/11/2013

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Science Cafe – The Year in Science – December 27, 2012

Science Cafe panel discussion on the top science stories of 2012 at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.
On the panel: NASA/JPL ambassador Tony Rice (@rtphokie), WRAL-TV meterologist Nate Johnson (@nsj), Nature Research Center Director Meg Lowman (@canopymeg), NC State biology prof, author, writer Rob Dunn (@RobRDunn), and Curator of the

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E.O. Wilson’s Global Town Hall [VIDEO and PHOTOS]

E.O. Wilson’s Global Town Hall, moderated by Dr. Meg Lowman at The Nature Research Center is available for viewing below:

Watch live streaming video from naturalsciences at
(YouTube Version)

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Untamed Science – Why Leaves Change Color

CanopyMeg helps explain why leaves change color in this Untamed Science video:

Every fall in the deciduous forests of the world, there is a miraculous change in the color of the leaves. The turn from green into brilliant shades of yellow, orange, red, and purple. Sometimes you can

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Presentation by Dr. Lowman at Teen Science Cafe [VIDEO]

From the NRC:
The inaugural Teen Science Café starts off with a presentation from Nature Research Center director “Canopy” Meg Lowman, a pioneer of tree-top exploration and conservation. In “Going, Going, Gone?” Lowman will discuss the state of Earth’s rainforests, what teens can do to help conserve them,

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Talk by Meg Lowman at Marine Lab Seminar Series [VIDEO]

On July 30, Dr. Meg Lowman was the distinguished speaker at the Marine Conservation Seminar Series 2012.
The full video of the talk is available here.
The Duke Marine Lab integrated marine conservation program teaches the principles of conservation and preservation of the coastal and oceanic environment. The

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Patterned by Nature exhibit at the Nature Research Center in NC [VIDEO]

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Patterned by Nature was commissioned by the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences ( for the newly built Nature Research Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. The exhibit celebrates our abstraction of nature’s infinite complexity into patterns through the scientific process,

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Saving Ethiopian Church Forests [VIDEO]

Here is a wonderful video with Amharic translation, explaining our TREE conservation project in Ethiopia. Enjoy!

Created by Feven Legesse Mulat from Texas.
For more info about Dr. Lowman and TREE Foundation’s mission to help save the Church Forests of Ethiopia:

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Ethiopian Priests put on “I Love Bugs” T-shirts at workshop

Video taken in January 2012 of Ethiopian priests putting on “I Love Bugs” t-shirts at a workshop of the Coptic (Christian Orthodox) priest leadership in Debra Tabor, Ethiopia.

Video by Phil K. Wittman

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