Urban Insects - Help us Help Them in 2021

April 20, 2021 8:00 pm
April 20, 2021 9:30 pm
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There’s a lot that you can do to help pollinators & insects. Join us & marvel at what we’ve uncovered in 2020 and what you can do this year

It’s in the news: our insects are the silent victims of both the climate and the ecological crises. We know know how their decline badly affects Earth’s ecosystems and the species that depend upon them (including humans). Come see what volunteer citizen scientists saw, discovered, and recorded in our cities this past year. Because insects are understudied, this also means that there is a ton that we can do to help. The good news is that you can really make a difference (yes, you!). Our growing community of citizen scientists and volunteers demonstrate this continuously and we are continuing the program this year. Join us and learn how you can help.
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Cambridge Science Festival, the first of its kind in the United States, is a madcap celebration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). A multifaceted, multicultural event, the Festival makes science accessible, interactive, and fun, highlighting the impact of STEAM in all our lives.

For the 2021 Festival, we will host a month-long celebration of STEAM in our community with an overarching theme of gratitude and appreciation. During the month of April 2021, we will showcase creative digital and virtual entries from our rich STEAM community.

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