05 May '11, 5pm

Dot Earth: On Birds, Twitter and Teaching

By 2050 or so, the world population is expected to reach nine billion, essentially adding two Chinas to the number of people alive today. Those billions will be seeking food, water and other resources on a planet where, scientists say, humans are already shaping climate and the web of life. In Dot Earth, which recently moved from the news side of The Times to the Opinion section, Andrew C. Revkin examines efforts to balance human affairs with the planet’s limits. Conceived in part with support from a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, Dot Earth tracks relevant developments from suburbia to Siberia. The blog is an interactive exploration of trends and ideas with readers and experts.

Full article: http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/05/05/on-birds-twi...

Tweets

Awesome use of Twitter for teaching #birdclass ...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 05 May '11, 4pm

On Birds, Twitter and Teaching By ANDREW C. REVKIN Now that I’m spending more time in classrooms than the newsroom , I oft...

Twitter as teaching tool? For bird biology? No ...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 05 May '11, 5pm

Now that I’m spending more time in classrooms than the newsroom , I often face students displaying a peculiar kind of bifo...

Dot Earth: Twitter in the Classroom – The Sequel

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 06 May '11, 8pm

Twitter in the Classroom – The Sequel By ANDREW C. REVKIN Two educators have followed up on my piece on the use of Twitter...

Real Birds Tweet on Twitter With a Peckable Key...

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In this era of high-speed internet, smartphones and social-networking, keeping in contact has never been easier -- but in ...

Real Birds Tweet on Twitter With a Peckable Key...

treehugger.com 27 Apr '11, 4am

In this era of high-speed internet, smartphones and social-networking, keeping in contact has never been easier -- but in ...

Twitter in the Classroom - The Sequel - NYTimes...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 06 May '11, 8pm

Two educators have followed up on my piece on the use of Twitter by students chronicling bird behavior with their experien...

A Boon to Birds: Public Preserves

green.blogs.nytimes.com 03 May '11, 9pm

A Boon to Birds: Public Preserves By LESLIE KAUFMAN Department of Interior Publicly owned land, ocean and marshes provide ...

Green: A Boon to Birds: Public Preserves

green.blogs.nytimes.com 03 May '11, 9pm

A Boon to Birds: Public Preserves By LESLIE KAUFMAN Department of Interior Publicly owned land, ocean and marshes provide ...

Beautiful! Birds Flocking [PICS]

Beautiful! Birds Flocking [PICS]

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In birds, flocking behaviour can be observed beautifully in flight when often huge flocks of birds cover an area in the sk...

Birds Fly Farther North as Winter Temperatures ...

treehugger.com 03 May '11, 3am

In recent decades, birdwatchers in North Carolina have had to travel farther and farther north to catch a glimpse of their...

Birds Fly Farther North as Winter Temperatures ...

treehugger.com 03 May '11, 3am

In recent decades, birdwatchers in North Carolina have had to travel farther and farther north to catch a glimpse of their...

Twitter in the Classroom - The Sequel - #birdclass

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 06 May '11, 8pm

Twitter in the Classroom – The Sequel By ANDREW C. REVKIN Two educators have followed up on my piece on the use of Twitter...

Birds, Bears, Flying Fish and More (Video)

Birds, Bears, Flying Fish and More (Video)

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Separate multiple e-mail addresses by a comma. You can send up to 100 recipients. personal message Birds, Bears, Flying Fi...