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Wild Wings: Fascinating Pollinators and Their Stories

Evening Lecture/Seminar

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 - 6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. ET
Code: 1K0226
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What do an annoying house fly, the nearly endangered Mexican long-tongued bat, and a poop-eating butterfly have in common? Each creature, respectively, is the reason we are able to enjoy a bite of chocolate, a nip of tequila, or the calming scent of lavender.

Liana Vitali, a naturalist and educator at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary in Maryland, tells fascinating stories about pollinators around the world during an immersive audio-visual survey. From bees to bats and everything in between, Vitali’s vignettes offer an entertaining, informative glimpse into the lives of these pollinating winged marvels—and how our lives depend to a great extent on their unique and wild ways.

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Inside Science

This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.