Stressed student during test time
Stress Reduction for Test Time
With tests and exams approaching, you may notice your students (or your child) experiencing feelings of nervousness. Exams can be stressful and it can be hard to keep stress levels down. A little...
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Land and Ocean Temperature Percentiles Jan-Dec 2018
Earth's Warming Trend Continued in 2018
NASA and NOAA ranked 2018 as the fourth warmest year on record, 1.5°F warmer than the 1951 to 1980 mean. NOAA reports that 2018's weather story was more about wetness than heat. Precipitation for the...
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Super Climate Showdown
On Sunday, February 3rd, the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams hit the field at Mercedes-Benz Stadium to go head-to-head in the Super Bowl. Before one of these teams takes home the big...
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Mercedes Benz stadium
Party like the Pros
Are you ready for the big game? This weekend, the Rams and the Pats will face off at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, one of the most sustainable stadiums in the country. Learn more about how to make your home...
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Toy car driving with a gift
Cost Saving Holiday Travel Tips
More than one-third of Americans are expect to travel this holiday season, a 4.4% increase over last year, and most (90%) use vehicles as their main mode of transportation during this time. Discover...
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Doctor discussing lead poisoning with a child
October 21st-27th is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
Although some may think lead poisoning is no longer common, at least 4 million households have children living in them that are exposed to high levels of lead. Approximately 500,000 US children ages...
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Woodsy Owl hugging a Girl Scout
Woodsy Owl Celebrates His 47th Birthday
Saturday September 15th, Woodsy Owl, the iconic symbol of conservation of the U.S. Forest Service (USFS), celebrates his 47th birthday. Dating back to the 1970s, Woodsy has outlasted most...
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Lake Lewisville in Texas
First Time is a Charm
Principal Safety Engineer, Aaron Wright let curiosity get the best of him. When a large section of his favorite recreational area had been closed for an extended period, he saw an opportunity in...
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Lake Allatoona in Georgia
Cleanup Above and Below the Surface at Lake Allatoona
It all started 32 years ago as a once a year event in Allatoona, Georgia. The Great Lake Allatoona Clean Up (GLAC) brought out 3000 volunteers, primarily scouts and other school age children, to...
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