The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, January 18, 2002

Features

Today's teens are very busy. ...more

by J.R.R. Tolkien ...more

J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy is an exciting tale of evil and adventure that has no equal. In the first part called Fellowship of the Ring, Tolkien tells of how the quest of the ring got started. ...more

Minuteman Regional High School
School of Applied Arts and Science

"Minuteman Regional High School is a four-year public regional high school serving Acton, Arlington, Belmont, Bolton, Boxborough, Carlisle, Concord, Dover, Lancaster, Lexington, Lincoln, Needham, Stow, Sudbury, Wayland, Weston and many other cities and towns in eastern Massachusetts. The school also provides free career development programs to many adults from its sixteen member towns ...more

I'm having a little mid-winter fling with the clubmosses. What's a fungus lover to do in the winter? Anyway, did you know that these little plants, along with the horsetails, are the only living relatives of the ancient huge clubmoss and horsetail trees that were up to 100 feet tall, grew in swamp forests, and became the coal beds that we still mine today? Fossil remains of these trees indicate that the woody part of the trunk was quite small with the bulk being made up of bark. ...more


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