Robert Barclay

Oct. 02, 2009

Can Bats and Wind Power Get Along?

New research finds that an adjustment to wind turbines could allow bats and wind power generation to better co-exist.

wind, bats, energy, power, alternative energy

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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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