Grace Hood http://wmuk.org en More Girls Target Archery, Inspired By 'The Hunger Games' http://wmuk.org/post/more-girls-target-archery-inspired-hunger-games The indoor shooting range at Archery in the Wild in northern Colorado used to be dominated by camouflage and hunters. But on this Saturday morning, the archery range is dotted with ponytails and 7-year-old girls like Y'Jazzmin Christopher.<p>The popularity of <em>The Hunger Games</em> series is fueling an interest in the sport of archery, particularly among girls. Wed, 27 Nov 2013 08:27:00 +0000 Grace Hood 10616 at http://wmuk.org More Girls Target Archery, Inspired By 'The Hunger Games' Colo. Fracking Votes Put Pressure On Energy Companies http://wmuk.org/post/colo-fracking-votes-put-pressure-energy-companies <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uti2niW2BRA</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 21:51:00 +0000 Grace Hood 10609 at http://wmuk.org Colo. Fracking Votes Put Pressure On Energy Companies In Wake Of Colo. Floods, A Scramble To Clean Up Spilled Oil http://wmuk.org/post/wake-colo-floods-scramble-clean-spilled-oil The <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/09/17/223315267/the-high-costs-of-colorados-high-water-by-the-numbers">heavy floodwaters</a> in Colorado this month caused more than 37,000 gallons of oil to spill into or near rivers, and the state's oil and gas industry is rushing to fix equipment damaged during the storm. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 07:42:00 +0000 Grace Hood 9011 at http://wmuk.org In Wake Of Colo. Floods, A Scramble To Clean Up Spilled Oil Banjo Billy's Bus Tour: History, Mystery And Bad Jokes http://wmuk.org/post/banjo-billys-bus-tour-history-mystery-and-bad-jokes The rambling, funky ride called Banjo Billy's Bus Tours, in Boulder, Colo., is equal parts history, crime stories and comedy. It's all woven together by John Georgis — better known as Banjo Billy — in a playful, "choose your own adventure" style.<p>"You can either choose a PG tour, or a PG-13 tour, or an R-rated tour," he tells one group of riders. The crowd chooses the R-rated version, but they have to work for it.<p>"If you want the R-rated tour, you gotta say it like a pirate," Banjo says, drawing a bunch of "arrrrghs" from tour-goers. Wed, 10 Jul 2013 07:02:00 +0000 Grace Hood 6883 at http://wmuk.org Banjo Billy's Bus Tour: History, Mystery And Bad Jokes More Teachers 'Flipping' The School Day Upside Down http://wmuk.org/post/more-teachers-flipping-school-day-upside-down Welcome to the 21st century classroom: a world where students watch lectures at home — and do homework at school. It's called classroom flipping, and it's slowly catching on in schools around the country.<p>When Jessica Miller, a high school sophomore in rural Bennett, Colo., sits down to do her chemistry homework, she pulls out her notebook. Then she turns on an iPad to watch a video podcast. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 22:49:00 +0000 Grace Hood 406 at http://wmuk.org More Teachers 'Flipping' The School Day Upside Down