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What Have You Noticed in Nature?

Baby bluebirds huddle together in a nest.
In 2018, baby bluebirds recorded near Safra Lodge

Photo:  Jennifer Watson

Our formerly hurried lives—with long, traffic-filled commutes—may have prevented us from noticing a lovely sunrise or sunset, a post-storm giant rainbow or roaming wildlife. As many NIH’ers continue to work from home, or for those back in their labs with a quicker commute, what have you noticed outside that might have escaped you before? Perhaps you’ve spotted a family of deer, baby turtles, a colorful bird or butterfly, which seem to be out in greater abundance these days.

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