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Virginia Offers Tree Seedlings To Residents

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For nearly 100 years, the Virginia Department of Forestry has offered hardwood and pine bareroot seedlings to state residents.

The department's two tree nurseries grow and sell 24 million tree seedlings each year, but the operation shuts down for the season on April 25. The online store, which will reopen in October, offers more than 40 species. Information to assist landowners in choosing the right species is also available online.

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'Swiss Army Man' Directors Explain The Symbolism Behind A Farting Corpse

The directors of Swiss Army Man — Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert — talk to NPR's Kelly McEvers about what inspired them to make a movie about a flatulent corpse, and the deeper meaning behind it.
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Can Arnold Schwarzenegger Persuade China To Eat Less Meat?

Like the U.S., China is battling obesity and climate change. So it's urging citizens to eat less meat — and spreading the word with public service ads featuring Hollywood stars.
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Brexit: What's Race Got To Do With It?

Why did the U.K. just vote for something so economically disastrous? Some point to racial tension resulting from record levels of immigration within the EU.
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Shock, Rage And Gallows Humor: A Brexit Backlash On Social Media

Young voters had overwhelmingly voted to remain in the European Union. Now there's a flood of anger from those who accuse older generations of choosing a future they don't want.

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