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How Madison got started

The following is a post from a guest writer to the NERRds! This is the first in a series about an investigation into the effects of sunscreen on oysters conducted by Madison Toonder. 791 more words


Great White Shark Sightings Are Out Of Control, But Why?

Southern California is a virtual shark festival this summer. Paddleboarders have found themselves in the middle of shark packs and terrifying attacks, like one where a woman lost her leg, are… 352 more words

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Conservation Efforts Succeed in Recovering Grizzly Populations

If you pay attention, study, and research, you already know that hunters are major contributors to conservation efforts. With the help of regulations, all animal populations can and will thrive. 765 more words


Walden, Or Black Life in the Woods

Long ago, Brister and Fenda Freeman lived in the woods in Walden. Across the pond was their famous neighbour Henry D. Thoreau (1817-1862). The trio met many times probably on their walks along the trail and into town. 605 more words

Race And Space

A Video Worth Watching - They issue coupons too! @unilever

Unilever is one of the largest publicly traded benefit corporations in existence.

They own quite a few brands such as Lipton, Seventh Generation, Knorr, Ben and Jerry’s, Hellmans, and Talenti Gelato. 20 more words

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A Face Only a Mother Could Love

The warts and sparse hair of a warthog, the creepy smile of a hyena, the bald head of a vulture. There’s a saying I learned while in South Africa, ‘Hy is mooi van leelikgyn. 698 more words

Bindings with strings attached

As a book conservator, I spend a lot of my time working on earth coloured objects – I am an unofficial specialist in the colours brown, sepia and rust. 291 more words