Sweet Briar Biologist’s Research Featured on PBS’s NOVA Series

| January 21, 2009

Sweet Briar College research professor Lincoln Brower’s research on monarch butterflies will be featured on the Public Broadcasting Service science series NOVA at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27. The documentary, “The Incredible Journey of the Butterflies,” follows the 2,000-mile migration of the monarchs to their overwintering grounds in the mountains of Mexico.

The show will air locally Tuesday evening on Blue Ridge PBS, with an encore presentation at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28.

Brower also appears in a preview of the show that can be seen at
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/butterflies/.

Category: Environmental Science, Environmental Studies