SIUC students in the LRRD lab

SIUC students in the LRRD lab

Students armor a stream using vegetation in the Em2 Graduate and undergraduate students in SIUC’s watershed management class visited our lab today. Our prototyper, Nathan, hosted them as they experimented with the effects of construction in rivers. It’s...

LRRD Dive(s) In!

LRRD Dive(s) In!

  SIUC student volunteer Jen teaches fifth graders around the Em2 at Dive In! Today I taught for the first time since I joined the Little River team, at Dive In!, an Illinois EPA-funded education event hosted by SIUC’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center....

Project Eco R.O.V.E.R. and LRRD at Saturday Science

Project Eco R.O.V.E.R. and LRRD at Saturday Science

On Saturday, Little River Research & Design collaborator and friend Andrew Podoll launched a fundraising endeavor for his Project Eco R.O.V.E.R. at Carbondale’s Farmers’ Market, in an event he called Saturday Science. A conceptual sketch of the...

Some big shout-outs for Little River!

Some big shout-outs for Little River!

We’re thrilled that some of our friends and collaborators are using our models for great work in education, research and outreach, and blogging about it.  We get to work with some remarkable educators. Matt Kuchta has posted videos of his experiments in the Em2...

Education and Outreach at LRRD.

Education and Outreach at LRRD.

Christina and Nathan teach at EcoU summer camp Editor’s note:  This is the second of what I hope are many posts written by our new Creative Director Alee Quick. At LRRD, we have a strong commitment to using our products for education, and we’re happy to...