Julie Jurkovich

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Tedeschi Trucks Band

When singer-guitarist Susan Tedeschi sings and plays, you can hear the sound move from the Mississippi Delta up to Chicago. As this video shows, she can dispense uptempo dance grooves and coax her voice around the anguished lyric of the blues.<p>At the same time, guitarist Derek Trucks seems to summon …

Tips for Beginner Freelance Writers

It was around a year ago that I was tasked with writing a 500 word piece on quite a boring topic. Little did I know that this task that I was dreading, would eventually change my life and be the catalyst for a career change.<p>I wrote the piece and it played on my mind how much I genuinely enjoyed …

Folk Alley Presents: Mandolin Orange Folk Alley

Mandolin Orange's Andrew Marlin and Emily Frantz are known for their beautifully crafted songs, as well as for their straightforward yet elegant performances. After releasing their 2013 album <i>This Side Of Jordan</i>, they spent the majority of their time on the road, an experience that heavily …

Sumatran Tiger Trio Got Their Stripes...and Names

In late January, Chester Zoo announced the birth of three endangered Sumatran Tiger Cubs. ZooBorns was excited to share the news and introduced our …

The Year of the Snow Leopard in the Chinese Year of the Sheep/Goat

Changing Planet<p>A snow leopard in the family-based M-Sayod Conservancy (Photograph by Panthera/M-Sayod/AoS)<p><b>A snow leopard couple in the Darvaz range of Tajikistan celebrated Valentine Day and the arrival of the Chinese Year of the Sheep/Goat by feasting on a very special goat, the markhor. 2015,</b> …

Is “Extinct” Forever? Central Asia’s Caspian Tiger Traverses the Comeback Trail

Wildlife<p>In reeds tinged red in the Central Asian sun, a tiger once roamed. Will it again? (Illustration: Helmut Diller, WWF)<p><i>I imagine a tiger.</i><p><i>He’ll move through the forest and his days</i><p><i>Leaving his traces on the mud banks</i><p><i>Of a river whose name he doesn’t know.</i><p><i>In his world there are no names or past</i><p><i>Or</i> …

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I Love: Tom T Hall’s Songs of Fox Hollow, album review

Patty Griffin and Duane Eddy are among the artists paying tribute to songwriter Tom T Hall in the Grammy nominated I Love: Tom T Hall’s Songs of Fox Hollow<p>Tom T Hall celebrates his 75th birthday on May 25, 2011, and musician-producers Peter Cooper and Eric Brace have assembled a top class cast to …

In Search of the Elusive Saharan Cheetah

Changing Planet<p><i>The video above includes rare photographs of Saharan cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus hecki) scentmarking taken by remote cameras in a survey in the Ahaggar Cultural Park in the Algerian Sahara. The survey was conducted by Farid Belbachir, Amel Belbachir-Bazi and Sarah Durant with the</i> …

Panel to look at ways to bolster Ohio aerospace industry - Dayton Daily News

Panel to look at ways to bolster Ohio aerospace industry<br>Dayton Daily News<br>A statewide 21-member panel of engineers, executives and legislators will …

Understanding America’s Big Cat: An Introduction to the Teton Cougar Project

Mountain lion, cougar, puma, panther, catamount, léon, Puma concolor. These are among the many names used to describe this large, lithe, solitary felid that ranges from southernmost Alaska to the tip of Tierra del Fuego. Concolor means “single color” and is meant to describe the uniform pelage of …