Iowa Outdoors ventures out after sunset to one of the best stargazing locations in Iowa. We explore the Mines of Spain along the Mississippi River and follow the raptor recovery efforts of our state's avian specialists. And Dan Wardell discovers the inner-workings of Iowa State University’s traveling Insect Zoo. [26 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
We join amateur astronomers at one of Iowa’s darkest locations for the Iowa Star Party, as they share their... 07:02
It was once a mineral oasis, where Julien Dubuque settled more than 200 years ago. Now, the scenic Mines of Spain area... 03:47
See how injured eagles, falcons and other birds are rescued and taken under the caring wing of rehabilitators at... 06:26
Full Program: Look into the sky with amateur astronomers and astrophotographers at the Iowa Star Party, visit a classroom where... 28:43
Dan Wardell shows us how a fun, hands-on learning experience with cockroaches, millipedes, tarantulas and other... 04:28
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