Without the beavers’ work, their engineering prowess, this diverse wetland at North St. Vrain Creek wouldn’t be there. The valley bottom instead would slowly transform back into a grassy plain and the stream would return to its banks, cutting deeper into the landscape. The whole ecosystem would suffer.
On Monday, the nation lost one of its most memorable political scalawags. Hated by some, beloved by many, Richard Gregory Tuck, or Dick Tuck, as his friends and enemies knew him, passed away in Tucson on Memorial Day.
Shows like "CSI" and "Bones" have raised the profile of the law’s scientific side. But what goes into a real-life forensic science education? Take a look inside the forensic science program at Arizona State University's West campus.