There's a project underway to identify a type of American Elm that's resistant to Dutch Elm disease. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is asking people across the country to help them identify healthy trees.
Forty years ago, Mark Cohen moved to Kenya with his wife and toddler in order to complete his doctoral research in archeology. He spent time surveying archeological sites on foot and coming nose-to-nose with African wildlife. That approach, he says in retrospect, was naïve and stupid.
As the U.S. military finished the pull out of troops from Iraq, The Story listens back to those who served in the war. We hear stories of combat over the past nine and half years and how soldiers have made sense of their service.