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Rising temperatures are slowing the growth of urban trees

Rising temperatures are slowing the growth of urban trees
November 29, 2016

The mountains in the western part of North Carolina get all the publicity for autumn color. Back in October, just like every year, peak color started in the Blue Ridge Mountains and swept eastward toward Charlotte.

If Leftover Candy could power a Cellphone

If Leftover Candy could power a Cellphone
November 7, 2016

Halloween has come and gone, and if your Halloween candy bowl looks like mine, all of the Kit Kats, Twix and Butterfingers are long gone, leaving nothing but the junky candy that you might spend the next month lacklusterly picking over.

So this year, I thought I might see what other things we could theoretically do with the energy stored in those spare sweets.

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