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First Day Back

Today is the first day back from Winter Break and the Spring Semester has officially began. I got little to no sleep last night, so the morning started out rough, but it got better as the day went on. 67 more words

The Adventure Continues... Ships

Huell meets a local artisan in Trinidad Bay who transforms redwood logs into beautiful canoes; then discovers a little-known landmark, the S.S. Palo Alto, a ship made entirely of concrete, docked at the Seacliff Beach pier in Aptos, and sails on the last remaining lightship in a line of floating lighthouses that once marked the entrance to the ship channel leading to San Francisco Bay.

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Two women rob Home Hardware in Humboldt, Sask.

Police are searching for two women accused of robbing the Home Hardware in Humboldt, Sask. of “expensive home items.”

Humboldt RCMP said the two women entered the store on the afternoon of Dec. 230 more words


Review: The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf

I can’t make my mind up on this one. In fact, I can, but that’s the nicest way I can come up with of saying “I didn’t like it”. 131 more words


Study finds bluebirds benefits vineyards

A new study found that bluebirds nests in California’s vineyards help growers because the bird eat agricultural pests. They discovered this by analyzing the DNA in bird poop!  95 more words

Hello Humboldt

After months of yearning for a major road trip, my wish was finally granted. My boyfriend, Brendan, was born and raised in the county of Humboldt. 184 more words


Humboldt en Tenerife o una petición a favor de la libertad humana / Sus ideas sobre economía

En 1799, el gran científico Alexander v. Humboldt pasó poco menos de una semana en la Isla de Tenerife. Seis días, exactamente. Durante esta corta estadía, el último de los sabios universales estudió la isla, su geografía, economía, mentalidad, botánica, agricultura de acuerdo a los conocimientos que él tenía. 768 more words