Butterflies Use Sun to Warm Muscles Before Flight

This and other fascinating facts about nature in the new Little Book of Wonders

Holidays bring a sense of magic and wonder to some people and to children. The author of a new book is hoping to bring that same feeling about nature. The Little Book of Wonders; Celebrating the Gifts of the Natural World is a look at some of the most fascinating phenomena. Author Nadia Drake is a science journalist. She spoke with WDET’s Amy Miller about how each person can find surprise and delight in nature.


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  • Amy Miller
    Amy has been working in public and commercial radio for the last 30 yrs. She is an award winning reporter and news anchor, born and raised in Detroit.