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Read in Ned: Global Climate Change?

Chuck Edelstein, Nederland.     Google “global warming” or “climate change” and be prepared to be overwhelmed. The former boasts 31,900,000 results, with the latter showing ...
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Read in Ned : So Many Books to Choose From

Shannon Paul, Nederland.     It seems I haven’t just graduated from high school this year. I’ve advanced from reading frilly Young Adult (YA) novels like Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell ...
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Distant Star Astrology : Orange Lion

Karen Anderson, Peak to Peak. The gigantic orange/red planet Jupiter visits each sign in the zodiac for one year. The big planet is the astrological symbol for luck. On July 16th, Jupiter ...
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Celebrating all carousels

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     There are all kinds of carousels in history. Most of them feature the rearing horses with flared nostrils and white rimmed eyes. Some stray from ...
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Ned Song Camp sings out

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     It was a camp designed to help beginners learn how to write songs, and, eventually perform them. It ended up being so much more. The First Annual ...
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Local teen picked for movie part

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Okay, it’s only one line—but Justin Thunder Hart figures it’s better than nothing. Actually a lot better. And playing Geek 2 is better ...
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Glimpses of past and present : Talking tungsten

Courtesy of the Denver Public Library Pam North, Nederland.     Until 1900, it was still referred to contemptuously as “that damned black iron.” It littered the mountain ...
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Read in Ned

Amy Carrill, Nederland.     Every generation a certain number of children are naturally drawn to science with wide-eyed wonder. Something about those elucidated mysteries resonates ...