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At 88, 'Raptorman' Jim Anderson Still Lives Up To His Nickname

OPB | June 30, 2017 1 p.m.

At 88 years old, Jim Anderson can be found climbing trees, tracking eagles and continuing the conservation work that earned him the nickname “Raptorman.”  

Fish & Wildlife | Science | NW Life | local | Oregon Field Guide Summer Series

Drift Diving The Wilson River

OPB | June 30, 2017 12:45 p.m.

Mike Lees dives into the Wilson River to count the number of juvenile steelhead, salmon and trout that hatch there each year.

Fish & Wildlife | Food | Science | Economy

'The Four Top': BS Food Terms | Flavor Bombs | Bycatch Curious

OPB | Sept. 26, 2016 9:30 a.m.

In the second episode of "The Four Top," we kvetch about B.S. food terminology, learn why inherent flavor will save our lives and cast our net around bycatch, the best new thing in seafood.

Fish & Wildlife | Nation | News | local | Science | Animals

Oregon Zoo Releases Last Of Summer's Silverspot Butterflies

AP | Aug. 8, 2016 11:43 a.m. | Portland

The Oregon Zoo has released the last batch of its zoo-raised silverspot butterflies into the wild as part of a summer program aimed at boosting their numbers.

Science | Books

Neuroscientist David Eagleman Studies The Subconscious

OPB | March 14, 2013 7:15 a.m.

Neuroscientist David Eagleman's research focuses on the subconscious, which dictates almost everything the conscious brain takes credit for.

Science | NW Life | Technology

Mining For Gold In The Rogue River Valley

OPB | Feb. 4, 2013 7 a.m.

A modern-day gold miner and historian explains the history and legacy of gold mining on the Rogue River in Oregon.