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Keep It Light

Rhona Lewis

The United Nations declared 2015 the International Year of Light and Light-Based Technologies. Here we put the spotlight on lights in nature and in science.

 

Junior Tales: A Powerful Night

Rachel Stein

Snapping the jar’s lid closed, Sarah Rivka yelped with excitement. “Gotcha!” she called, and the firefly lit up from inside his new home.

 

Spotlight on an Electrician

Rochel Burstyn

Step inside Home Depot in Southfield, Michigan, and head for the lighting department. Here comes electrician Rick Sikora who’ll shed some light on his work.



 
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Nobody's Perfect
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Colossal Humility
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Bless You!
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Ready, Set, Succeed!
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The Radiance of Surrender
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