Oregon Field Guide

Science in the Pacific Northwest is changing how the world thinks! Enjoy this curated selection of Science in the Pacific Northwest from Oregon Field Guide.

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Octopus Brains

OPB Science From the Northwest

Octopus Brains

Octopus Brains

Octopus Brains

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Cascades Wolverine Project

OPB Science From the Northwest

Cascades Wolverine Project

Citizen-scientists trek into the North Cascades in search of the elusive wolverine.

Cascades Wolverine Project

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Dark Skies

OPB Science From the Northwest

Dark Skies

Oregon is losing its dark and starry skies to light pollution.

Dark Skies

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest A Surprising New Wildlife Discovery in the Columbia Gorge

OPB Science From the Northwest

A Surprising New Wildlife Discovery in the Columbia Gorge

Join the quest to find a newly discovered species of wildlife living in the Columbia Gorge

A Surprising New Wildlife Discovery in the Columbia Gorge

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Oregon Sunstones

OPB Science From the Northwest

Oregon Sunstones

Oregon sunstones are only found in Oregon's segments of the Columbia River Flood Basalts.

Oregon Sunstones

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Ceililo Falls Revealed

OPB Science From the Northwest

Ceililo Falls Revealed

Is Celilo Falls still intact?

Ceililo Falls Revealed

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Can Beavers Save Salmon in Oregon's High Desert?

OPB Science From the Northwest

Can Beavers Save Salmon in Oregon's High Desert?

Can beavers save salmon in Oregon's high desert?

Can Beavers Save Salmon in Oregon's High Desert?

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Rogue Dogs

OPB Science From the Northwest

Rogue Dogs

Rogue Dogs trains shelter dogs to work with scientists around the world.

Rogue Dogs

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Tree Rings and Earthquakes

OPB Science From the Northwest

Tree Rings and Earthquakes

Scientists are using ancient trees to uncover the seismic history of the region.

Tree Rings and Earthquakes

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Beaver and Wildfires

OPB Science From the Northwest

Beaver and Wildfires

We look at the role beavers play in preventing and protecting landscape from wildfires.

Beaver and Wildfires

Video thumbnail: OPB Science From the Northwest Slime Molds

OPB Science From the Northwest

Slime Molds

Meet two amateur naturalists who comb the Pacific Northwest woods for slime molds.

Slime Molds