Grace Hood http://news.stlpublicradio.org en More Girls Target Archery, Inspired By 'The Hunger Games' http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/more-girls-target-archery-inspired-hunger-games The indoor shooting range at Archery in the Wild in northern Colorado used to be dominated by camouflage and hunters. But on this Saturday morning, the archery range is dotted with ponytails and 7-year-old girls like Y'Jazzmin Christopher.<p>The popularity of <em>The Hunger Games</em> series is fueling an interest in the sport of archery, particularly among girls. Wed, 27 Nov 2013 08:27:00 +0000 Grace Hood 31766 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org More Girls Target Archery, Inspired By 'The Hunger Games' Colo. Fracking Votes Put Pressure On Energy Companies http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/colo-fracking-votes-put-pressure-energy-companies <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uti2niW2BRA</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 22:29:00 +0000 Grace Hood 31757 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Colo. Fracking Votes Put Pressure On Energy Companies In Wake Of Colo. Floods, A Scramble To Clean Up Spilled Oil http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/wake-colo-floods-scramble-clean-spilled-oil The <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/09/17/223315267/the-high-costs-of-colorados-high-water-by-the-numbers">heavy floodwaters</a> in Colorado this month caused more than 37,000 gallons of oil to spill into or near rivers, and the state's oil and gas industry is rushing to fix equipment damaged during the storm. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 07:42:00 +0000 Grace Hood 30184 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org In Wake Of Colo. Floods, A Scramble To Clean Up Spilled Oil Community Supported Agriculture: How Big Is Too Big? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/community-supported-agriculture-how-big-too-big The peak of the summer harvest is approaching, which means that if you have a community supported agriculture share, you may be receiving a daunting amount of fresh produce to cook every week.<p>In recent years, the <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2012/03/28/149564453/what-is-community-supported-agriculture-the-answer-keeps-changing">CSA model</a> has been attracting thousands of new farmers and consumers. Farmers like CSAs because they get money to cover the costs of production at the beginning of the season. Tue, 16 Jul 2013 16:40:47 +0000 Grace Hood 28279 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Community Supported Agriculture: How Big Is Too Big? More Teachers 'Flipping' The School Day Upside Down http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/more-teachers-flipping-school-day-upside-down Welcome to the 21st century classroom: a world where students watch lectures at home — and do homework at school. It's called classroom flipping, and it's slowly catching on in schools around the country.<p>When Jessica Miller, a high school sophomore in rural Bennett, Colo., sits down to do her chemistry homework, she pulls out her notebook. Then she turns on an iPad to watch a video podcast. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 22:46:00 +0000 Grace Hood 7166 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org More Teachers 'Flipping' The School Day Upside Down