Endless Discoveries

Do you know what I love about science?  It is the ENDLESS discovery; the excitement of finding something really cool and learning along the way!

This summer while hiking with my daughters, we came across this pink and fuzzy THING on an oak leaf.

GallWasp

I had NO idea what it was!  caterpillar, no….fungus, no, ….disease, no!  I couldn’t figure it out.  We saved the mysterious object in the refrigerator and, off and on for weeks, we searched online trying to solve the mystery. Read more