Garden Beds

Grow a Garden With Your Kids

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Starting a garden is a fun way to teach your kids about healthy fruits and vegetables and get some exercise as you work on a project together.

Richmond Matthew

Percussionist Matthew Richmond Will Lecture at UNC Asheville

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

UNC Asheville Lecturer in Music Matthew Richmond, composer and percussionist, will present a free public lecture, “Rhythm in Science and Spirituality,” in the next installment of the university’s spring Music Faculty Lecture Series.

Solar Eclipse

NASA Taps PARI for Total Solar Eclipse Research

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

In 1962, NASA chose a scenic location in Transylvania County, North Carolina, to establish the East Coast satellite tracking station during the infancy of the U.S. space program.


Vigorous Exercise May Help Prevent Vision Loss

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

There’s another reason to dust off those running shoes. Vigorous exercise may help prevent vision loss, according to a pair of studies from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Hydraulic Fracturing

Community Debate Scheduled on North Carolina Fracking

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Four local experts on North Carolina’s environment and energy policy will meet in the Asheville High School auditorium to debate the resolution “Fracking should be abolished in the state of North Carolina.​”​