Connections Quiz

Connections Quiz

(October 18, 2018) Short attention span? Perfect, we understand each other. Each of these "connections" will take no more than 18 seconds to read. That's supposed to be the average duration of our...

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HumBug: Spiders in the House

(October 21, 2018) The month of October, ending in Halloween, is the perfect time to check out our local spider fauna. Many of the largest and showiest species are at their finest...

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Free Will Astrology

Week of Oct. 18, 2018

(October 18, 2018) ARIES (March 21-April 19): Humraaz is a word in the Urdu language. Its literal meaning is "secret sharer." It refers to a confidante, a person in whom you have full...

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HumBug: Creepy, Cute and Unusual

(October 14, 2018) Looking closely at more crawling critters than most folks, you'd think I'd get used to them. But there is one critter that still holds a Class 4 creep factor...

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Beach Bonfire, Meteors and the Milky Way

(October 11, 2018) In early to mid-August each year, the remnants of comet Swift-Tuttle's passage rain down through our atmosphere in a spectacular show called the Perseid meteor shower. During its peak this...

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Free Will Astrology

Week of Oct. 11, 2018

(October 11, 2018) ARIES (March 21-April 19): In his book The Snow Leopard, Peter Matthiessen describes his quest to glimpse the elusive and rarely seen creature in the Himalayas. "Its uncompromising yellow eyes,...

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10 Rules for Living in a Yurt

(October 11, 2018) When my husband and I arrived in Humboldt a year ago, like many newcomers, we struggled to find a place. We spent weeks in $100-a-night slum-o motels while looking for...

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You're No Mola

(October 11, 2018) Evolutionary history" is probably a terrible phrase to begin a lighthearted natural history story with. But maybe if I throw in live fish disc golf, that will keep your...

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HumBug: The Girls of Autumn

(October 7, 2018) If spring is the season of butterflies, autumn must be the season of spiders. A short walk across some brushy terrain yielded several dozen spiders of at least half...

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Hunters and Gatherers

(October 4, 2018) Two Killers and a Charmer With the insect season winding down, the imported species of praying mantis (Mantis religiosa) are now mature and can occasionally be seen flying. Insects only...

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Free Will Astrology

Week of Oct. 4, 2018

(October 4, 2018) ARIES (March 21-April 19): Electra is an action-packed story written by ancient Greek playwright Sophocles. It features epic characters taking drastic action in response to extreme events. In contrast to...

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HumBug: Spiders in the House

(October 21, 2018) The month of October, ending in Halloween, is the perfect time to check out our local spider fauna. Many of the largest and showiest species are at their finest...

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Visions Collide at Harbor District Forum

(October 19, 2018) Two candidates for the Fourth District seat on the Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District board exchanged tersely worded comments at a forum held on Oct. 17, sponsored...

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Interior Department Moves on Offshore Wind, RCEA's Application Remains in the Mix

(October 18, 2018) The U.S. Interior Department announced this morning that it is officially beginning the process of looking for companies interested in developing offshore wind farms along the California coast. The...

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