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The Jolly Green Giant

Every year I travel the 626 miles from my home to my grandparents’ home. I’ve been told that’s a long drive. However, I don’t think it’s so bad. 329 more words

Midwestern United States

Associated Press Men’s College Basketball Poll – December 14, 2015

The Associated Press Top 25 Men’s College Basketball poll, with number of first-place votes and record, total points and previous ranking:

Records through Sun Dec 13, 2015… 348 more words

Men's College Basketball

Storms in the US Midwest have claimed at least 14 lives as temperatures plunged below freezing point over the holiday weekend.


At least 14 dead as storms & ice wreak havoc across US Midwest

Published time: 30 Nov, 2015 10:55Edited time: 30 Nov, 2015 14:59… 125 more words

Earth Watch Report

Climate-Smart Agriculture and Biophysical Consequences in the Midwest

by Ali Siddiqui

Climate-smart agricultural techniques are agronomical practices that help alleviate the consequences that climate change has on agriculture. Agronomical practices are related to soil management and production of field crops. 360 more words


Astronomy Picture of the Day - Aurora in the Backyard

Astronomy Picture of the Day

Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 125 more words

Daily Posts

Photo 365 #362

It’s been a long time since I’ve seen a monarch butterfly, but I found one in our yard Saturday afternoon.  Unfortunately, it had fallen victim to the lawnmower (or possibly the heat – Saturday was pretty darn warm). 67 more words