Welcome to Nature Walks with Henry Horn!
Ecology professor Henry Horn has been exploring Princeton University’s campus for the past 53 years—and paying close attention to the plants and animals he meets. This video series will share Henry’s unique knowledge of Princeton’s natural history, as well as give viewers the information they need to go out and experience campus ecology themselves.
Episode 1: Skunk Cabbage
The first signs of spring are starting to appear all around us: blooming flowers, budding trees and the peeping of frogs in the night. But before all that comes the strange and beautiful skunk cabbage, found right here on campus. Join professor emeritus Henry Horn as he takes viewers on a guided tour of Princeton University’s natural history, starting with the ultimate harbinger of spring: Skunk Cabbage.
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