Scott Carlson

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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\tThe La Brea Tar Pits are  world-renowned fossil sites for good reason—they're the mass graves of thousands of Ice Age creatures, each with a story to tell. Researchers at the nearby Page Museum clean the asphalt from the fossil remains, and using paleoforensics, recount the grim details of their deaths. In the process, clues emerge about what life was like in prehistoric Los Angeles.

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