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Remembering but not honoring Confederate war leaders

As statues honoring Confederate leaders go down in New Orleans, the question lingers even in places like Aspen: What do our statues say about us? Continue reading

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Symbols in the aftermath of Charleston

Many big ideas were on the agenda of the Aspen Ideas Festival, but several discussions touched on the power of symbols in the wake of the Charleston terrorist attack. Continue reading

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Tools for imagining local climate changes

To make global climate change more local and personal, Dr. Brian Enquist and his partners are developing ways to allow viewers to see effects of warming temperatures on their local forests Continue reading

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