TX

In time of drought, get water smart

Drought 4

Utahns are no strangers to droughts — they’ve been facing them for years. Utah is one of the driest states in the country, with much of its water supply depending on snowpack gained...

TX

The TX. 10: Things We Wish We Could Write in Yearbooks

1. My “Happy Birthday!” post on your Facebook wall last year was really my declaration of undying love for you. I guess you didn’t pick up on it....


TX

Powering Up: The campaign to teach computer science to a digital

Code.org, the non-profit organization that has gotten children as young as five years old to try computer coding, has joined with the College Board to try to expand...


TX

Choosing the time to move on to new things

What causes someone to stop doing what they love? What is it that pushes someone to the breaking point of where they stop? It could be literally anything. Nina...


TX

Movie magic at National Geographic

Indiana Jones is possibly the coolest scientist of all time. Dressed in a leather jacket and beaten-up brimmed hat, he travels the world looking for artifacts from...


TX

Meet the viola, the 'glue' of the orchestra

Among a plethora of random chit-chat items, a topic that pretty much always comes up (though really, I have no idea why, ) is the “Do you play any musical...




TX

In time of drought, get water smart

Utahns are no strangers to droughts — they’ve been facing them for years. Utah is one of the driest states in the country, with much of its water...


TX

Virginia's presidential estates: a planning guide

Virginians take pride in their presidents. Eight future leaders of the United States were born in the Old Dominion — more than any other state —...


TX

If you go

What: National Aquarium. Where: 501 East Pratt Street, Baltimore. When: Open daily at 9 a.m. Closing times vary. How much: $21.95 for ages 3 to 11, $34.95 for...


TX

Mastering ukulele takes practice, practice

Learning new instruments can be really tough, even with a semi-musical background, so here are some of the words of wisdom I have received and would like to share...


TX

How one Tennessee program turns foster kids into higher-earning

Michael McKernan’s heart pounded as he approached the community college in Gallatin, Tenn., and the exam that would decide his future. He had recently turned...


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