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Prairie in a corn maze

Sophia Kawamoto May 27, 2016

Head 15 minutes out of Northfield in any direction and you’ll find sprouting cornfields stretching to the horizon like a woven blanket. The United States grows 40% of the world’s corn. Over half of...

Hawks and Raptors: A Winter Migration

Sophia Kawamoto October 10, 2015

In recent weeks, Minnesota temperatures have dropped into the thirties, forcing Carleton students to unpack their fleece coats and sending raptors (think hawks, not Jurassic Park) on their annual migration...

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