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Animals in Love Part I: Monogamy Myths

If we could talk with animals, we could ask them if they loved that special valentine of theirs, commonly referred to as a mate.

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Money From Harm Or Help: The Eco Entrepreneur’s Dilemma

Between every bite and within every second of our lives comes the question of how to sustain ourselves and our families.

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What Creates Wind?

Northwest Arkansas received quite a lot of wind recently, and spring will bring more in the coming months.

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Secrets In Local Stone Walls

In the children’s book “Stone Wall Secrets,” Kristine and Robert Thorson write that “there are thousands of stone walls crisscrossing woods and fields as if they have been there forever.

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What Trees Do in Winter

They may look dead, but most wintertime trees are playing ‘possum.

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Let It Glow: Natural Light In The Darkness

There are countless ways that nature plays with light, even in darkness.

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The Santa Within

Whether or not one believes in Santa Claus as we know him today, perhaps everyone has a bit of Santa within themselves: generosity.

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Solstice Savvy: The First Day of Winter

The turning of the year comes ‘round again, and winter officially begins at 4:44 a.m. central time on Dec. 21.

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Ways To Make A Difference This Holiday Season

Do you have a favorite holiday commercial rerun? Some commercials have been playing for nostalgic audiences for decades.

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The Buck and the Birdbath

The “crunch rhythm” in the leaf litter suggested something large was approaching hesitantly.