Bowling Green Garden Update

The show is far from over! Blooming right now are: Sweet alyssums (which have been at it all summer long) chrysanthemums, asters, both purple and white (the name means “stars”) and thoroughwort, a toxic wildflower (don’t eat it!) that makes fuzzy parachutes for its seeds so they’ll spread all over Several other plants are making […]

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Why we coo to horses

“The term “motherese” is used to refer to the way many humans talk to their horses,” co-author Dona Davis of the University of South Dakota‚Äôs Department of Anthropology and Sociology told Discovery News. “It is not ‘baby talk,’ but a controlled and calming tone of voice. People use this language tone so as not to […]

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