Do Dolphins Love Mozart?

We’ve long believed animals make sounds only for communication purposes, but a wildlife biologist hears in their calls a musician’s appreciation for beauty.

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The History in Your Backyard

Just a half mile from her house, Llyn De Danaan stumbled across a gravestone that changed the course of her research. Now she is teaching others how to discover the history all around them.

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Children of the Dammed

  • February 10, 2016
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  • 5 Questions
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  • By Jefferson Robbins

The race to capture energy once spurred dam construction throughout the state—but with little knowledge of the dams’ environmental impact. Now the next generation has to weigh their harm with their benefits.

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Religion and Human Rights: Allies or Enemies?

For David E. Smith, what began as flashes of doubt about his religious upbringing became a full blown crisis of faith. Now he uses the experience, and his fascination with philosophy, to discuss one of the most controversial questions of our time.

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