California Condors

Saving California condors

In the early 1980’s, the California condor population dwindled to fewer than two dozen worldwide. The greatest known killer of these highly endangered birds is lead poisoning caused by ingesting small amounts of lead from decaying animals killed by lead bullets. New efforts are now underway to, once again, try to save the condor. Our […]

SciTech Now Episode 343

In this episode of SciTech Now, a competition called CineSpace invites filmmakers to create original short films using footage from NASA; a look into the cybersecurity issues of 3D printing; a day in the life of a chemist; and saving California Condors.