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    'Flying' squirrels actually glide onto our radar

    Back in the '60s, there was a popular television show about a flying squirrel called Rocky and a rather dense moose called Bullwinkle. Rocky was drawn as a gray squirrel with a bushy tail and a World War II aviator's leather helmet and goggles. In the show, Rocky really flew, swooshing about accompanied...

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    Several options can leaf your yard clean

    This time of year, down in South Florida, you can walk into your local garden center and buy bags of leaves. Maple leaves and other colorful leaves are gathered together during the peak time in the fall, dried quickly, bagged and shipped south. They're quickly bought up and spread out in their yards...

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    TIM LOCKLEY: Don't fear the spider that sits down beside you

    Arachnophobia is one of the 10 most common phobias. A recent scientific publication presented evidence that the fear of spiders has an evolutionary origin. Their argument was that, as we evolved, the humans who had the best chance of survival were those who were the most aware of the threats that...