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Hurricanes - Packing a Punch
The most devastating force of a hurricane is concentrated in the rim of its eye.
-- Jul 29, 2015
Floyd - Old Time Music
Then the banjo met the violin in southern Appalachia, it gave rise to what's now called "Old Time Music" - which in turn, morphed into Bluegrass.
-- Jul 28, 2015
Carbon Dioxide Extinction
Will increasing levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide lead to ocean acidification and loss of species?
-- Jul 27, 2015
Natchez - Stickball
Imagine a combination of lacrosse, rugby, football and wrestling with a field as long as a mile!
-- Jul 24, 2015
Natchez - Sacred Fire
We've all heard the expression "keep the home fires burning". For the Natchez Indians, it was a a sacred duty.
-- Jul 23, 2015