STEM Solutions – “Tremor-proof cup for Parkinson’s patients”

As researchers flock to STEM, we as a society increase our ability to positively impact the lives of those living with disabilities. Mileha Soneji is one innovator seeking solutions for the 10 million people worldwide that suffer from Parkinson’s disease. She’s seen first-hand how Parkinson’s affects her uncle, leaving him unable to enjoy something as […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day from the Flock!

What are you passionate about? Here at Nature’s Academy we strive to teach and promote a healthy relationship with our natural world. Though humans do not always realize it, we are a part of nature and it is our duty to conserve our resources in a way that can benefit our future offspring. Holidays, like […]

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Happy New Year!

Nature’s Academy would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year. A very special thanks to all of our sponsors, donors, teachers, students, followers and all those that helped to make 2017 another fantastic year for STEM and marine science based education! Our mission is to enhance STEM literacy and foster environmental stewardship through inquiry-driven programs. […]

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Happy Holidays from our Flock to Yours!

Nature’s Academy would like to wish everyone a happy and safe holiday season! This time of year makes it easy to focus on decorating our homes, finding perfect gifts for friends and attending holiday gatherings. However, the holiday season is meant to provide the opportunity for people to share time with their loved ones and […]

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Florida Feature: Gopher Tortoise

Have you heard of the gopher tortoise? These land tortoises are native to Florida and are an integral part of many local ecosystems. Gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) are known as a “keystone species,” meaning that their existence is critical for the survival of many other species. Without the gopher tortoise, more than 350 wildlife species […]

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