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From Spiders to Astronomy

By Dana Wilde
Dana Wilde, author of the article "Spiders in Maine", which appeared in the April/May issue (#124) lives in Troy, Maine, where he writes the “Backyard Naturalist” column for the Kennebec Journal and Morning Sentinel newspapers. His book The Other End of the Driveway: An Amateur Naturalist’s Observations in the Maine Woods, from which the "Spiders" story was adapted, is available from In this audio clip, Wilde reads an essay called “Europa” from his book Nebulae: A Backyard Cosmography , which is also available from Booklocker. For more information, visit Hear Audio Clip Here

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