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The Mighty Periwinkle

Jul 25th, 2011 | By
The Mighty Periwinkle

Periwinkles are well-adapted creatures that are used to their rocky habitat, even when waves pound on them every few seconds. For how small they are, they are very tough. They are even tough enough to erode rocks over time! Let me tell you how they do that.

A Walk in the Park

Jul 9th, 2011 | By

A few weeks ago, our community had a Centennial Family Fun Day at the Abington Area Community Park. There were a lot of activities and programs to see and do. There were also all of these people who sold stuff or made crafts. I was one of those people. The thing different with me was
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May 12th, 2011 | By

If you have ever gone on a whale watch, you might have seen maybe six or seven whales or more. But imagine if you saw 306 humpback whales! Well, that’s what happened to the scientists researching on Wilhelmina Bay, a bay on the western side of the Antarctic Peninsula. It