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LAURA HOLLIS: Caring for family is worthy work

LAURA HOLLIS: Caring for family is worthy work

In its August 2014 issue, National Geographic featured a story about hunger in America, part of an eight-month series on feeding the planet. "The New Face of Hunger" presents often counterintuitive images of what is now being called "food insecurity": hunger amid plentiful farmlands, in the …

September 14, 2014 12:00 am
"Ultimate Weird But True: 2" by National Geographic Kids

"Ultimate Weird But True: 2" by National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Society, $19.95, Ages 8 and older"Ultimate Weird But True: 2" by National Geographic Kids

February 06, 2014 12:00 am
PHIL WIELAND: Bugs: they're not just for squashing any more

PHIL WIELAND: Bugs: they're not just for squashing any more

The United Nations says one solution to world hunger is: Eat more bugs.

July 12, 2013 12:00 am
JOHN DAVIES: The science of using bugs to solve crimes

JOHN DAVIES: The science of using bugs to solve crimes

Down the hallway from a bumper sticker that reads "Back Off. I’m a Scientist," resides Neal H. Haskell, a world renowned forensic entomologist in the Evans Arts and Sciences Building at St. Joseph’s College in Rensselaer.

May 12, 2013 12:00 am
Mrs. Bullington’s Fourth Grade Scientists

Mrs. Bullington’s Fourth Grade Scientists

HOBART | On November 21, Joan Martin Elementary fourth grade students in Mrs. Bullington’s class dissected plants and presented Plant Cell Diagrams to classmates.

December 04, 2012 1:12 am Photos

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PHIL WIELAND: Getting to know Chinese culture, floating rhinos

PHIL WIELAND: Getting to know Chinese culture, floating rhinos

Before last week, my biggest exposure to Chinese culture and language was watching "Ni Hao, Kai-lan" on cable with my granddaughter. That's where I learned about floating rhinos.

July 13, 2012 12:00 am
Geography champion repeats

Geography champion repeats

CROWN POINT | Each year St. Mary Catholic Community School hosts a schoolwide Geography Bee sponsored by National Geographic. Students in grades 4-8 participate for the opportunity to represent the school in the state finals in Indianapolis in the Spring. The 10 students who competed for the…

February 22, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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National Geographic: Dunes among nation's Top 10 urban escapes

The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is one of the top 10 urban escapes in the nation, according to National Geographic magazine.

August 23, 2011 10:15 pm
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