♪ music starts ♪ Lauren: The UGRA allows you to ask a question you’re curious about and go deeper. So when I first heard about it,
I thought it had to be science-related, but then I realized you could do it
on just about anything. ♪ music rises ♪ Lauren [to the camera]: I don’t know if you can see it but to my left right over there is a crater… Lauren: My UGRA project led to a trip in the Philippines. It’s a whole other world. The sounds are very different.
You hear frog calls. [insects chirp] Lauren [to researcher]: Ohh… Whaat?! The UGRA allowed me to combine my love for science, my love for ecology and animals with my love for narration and storytelling. ♪ music rises ♪ ♪ music fades out ♪