Avital Binshtock

Aug. 20, 2010

Going Green at College

As students prepare to return to college campuses across the US, we'll talk about energy use and ecological activities on college campuses. What are educational institutions doing to go green?

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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The Myth of the Woolly Bear

\tLegend holds that the length of a woolly bear caterpillar’s color bands can be used to forecast how severe the winter weather will be. The myth dates back to colonial American folklore but was popularized by a 1948 study. SciFri finds out if there’s any truth to the lore, and what the caterpillar’s fuzzy bristles are really used for.

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