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June 2008


The Storm

There’s no doubt about it: I thought we were going to die at the top of that mountain.

Most Endangered Mountains

Four of Appalachia’s Peaks in Peril

Exploring Natural Wonders

How can I tell if a snake is venemous? The most common venomous snakes in the U.S. are pit vipers, which include rattlesnakes, copperheads, and...

Homegrown Tomatoes

The Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project recently released a new comprehensive guide to local food sources. The average piece of produce travels 1,500 miles from...

The Easiest Training Secret Ever

As an athlete, I train hard. I put myself through grueling workouts, I eat right (mostly), and I do the extras—strength work, stretching, massage,...

Tough Times for Tomatoes

Salmonella outbreak spreads to 16 states