The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, July 30, 2004

Features

Change is part of life, says Howard Hensleigh. ...more

Most kids will name summer as their favorite season. If you visit the Gleason Library this summer, you'll find the theme of youth present everywhere — from the promotion of summer events for children, to kids at the computers during morning hours, to the artwork on display. ...more

Name: The star-nosed mole is Condylura cristata, a member of the order Insectivora. The genus name, Condylura, means knuckle-tail because the tail of a dried specimen has a knotty look. The species epithet, cristata, means crested and is a reference to the strange nose with its 22 appendages. ...more


2004 The Carlisle Mosquito