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TurtleTracts: Studying Microbiomes to Save Sea Turtles is Live on Indiegogo!

Our first crowdfunding fundraiser has hit the ground running. We are excited to give supporters the chance to directly contribute to cutting edge science. Read our blog post here to learn more about why we believe studying the microbes in sea turtles is so important. Lots of interesting information is also presented on the Indiegogo page [...]

By | May 23rd, 2016|News & Events|1 Comment

Founder Aubrey Tauer Featured in Online Magazine

Founding President Dr. Aubrey Tauer has been featured in Nautilus', an online science magazine, #SparkofScience series exploring what motivated scientists to get into science. Check it out at Knowing since about the age of 4 that she wanted to be a scientist is quite true, later being torn between ecology/animal behavior and veterinary medicine before [...]

By | May 2nd, 2016|News & Events|0 Comments

Cūra Earth is looking for a volunteer social media guru

Love social media? Looking to get more experience managing accounts in order to get into the field of social media marketing? Cūra Earth is looking for a volunteer or set of volunteers to help us manage our social media accounts and aid our President in creating content for the different channels. We would be pleased [...]

By | April 27th, 2016|News & Events|0 Comments

Welcome to our new website!

As you can see, we are very excited to launch our redesigned website. We are currently in the process of changing donation management software, but in the mean time please make sure and sign up for our mailing list and follow us on social media! We are also having a little trouble with the new [...]

By | March 22nd, 2016|News & Events|0 Comments

Jungle Zumbathon with Scooby Ransom and Lynnea Doublette!

We are hosting our first fundraiser of the year! It will be a wild time with the help of our fantastic instructors! All athletic abilities and sizes/shapes welcome, you can go at your own pace! Here is the info:   Time/Date: November 10th, 2013 from 12:30-2 pm Place: St. Lawrence Catholic Church and Newman Center [...]

By | November 2nd, 2013|News & Events|0 Comments

Dr. Tauer Interviewed

Dr. Aubrey Tauer was interviewed in El Salvador by Channel 27 on the necropsy she performed on a dead hawksbill turtle washed ashore. Unfortunately it is not online for viewing.

By | June 21st, 2013|News & Events|0 Comments

Survive Twin Cities postponed due to weather

We are in the process of rescheduling. Please check back frequently or sign up for our mailing list for more information on other fundraisers we are planning for Cūra Earth. For specific news about the Survive Twin Cities Zombie 5K, check out, or follow us on twitter (@SurviveTCZombie) or Facebook (

By | June 20th, 2012|News & Events|0 Comments

Our first fundraiser! Do you have what it takes to survive?

Join us for our first major fundraiser! Survive Twin Cities is a zombie-themed 5K fun run in Minneapolis. Do you have what it takes to survive the apocalypse? Sign up at to register for the race May 6th, 2012. Try to outrun the zombies, or join in the zombie-craze and come in costume and [...]

By | March 30th, 2012|News & Events|0 Comments