Welcome back to another edition of Science Sunday! Today, we have a few friends that are joining us- Roz our Bearded Dragon and Ima our Eastern Box Turtle. Who do you think is native to Connecticut and who is not? Can you identify all the cool adaptations each reptile has? See if you answered correctly and learn even more about Ima and Roz by watching the full Science Sunday segment below.
Come see Roz and Ima in person- the Connecticut Science Center is open Tuesday-Sunday, 10AM-5PM. Timed tickets must be reserved online in advance of your visit. Reserve your ticket today by visiting CTScienceCenter.org.
Aoife Ryle is a STEM Educator at the Connecticut Science Center. In addition to working with school groups, she works with our Teen Program, Overnights department, and shoots weekly science segments for WFSB. She has a degree in Bioengineering from the University of Maine and has a personal interest in the life sciences and engineering which makes bioengineering a perfect crossover.
Mark Dixon is a meteorologist on WFSB Channel 3 Eyewitness News and a host of the weekly Science Sunday segments with the Connecticut Science Center. He has been nominated for several Emmy awards for weather anchoring and has won awards from the Connecticut Associated Press Broadcaster’s Association and the American Meteorological society.