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Michigan Eagle Cam!

via Michigan in Pictures. CarbonTV and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources are collaborating on a cool webcam of a nesting pair of bald eagles at Michigan's Platte River State Fish Hatchery in Benzie County.
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Tracking Ice Cover on Michigan's Great Lakes

Shoreline Ice by Mark Swanson via today's Michigan in Pictures... Ice on Michigan's Great Lakes has become something of a phenomenon in the last few years, attracting photographers and thousands more to see the ephemeral beauty created…
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Cold enough for ya?

A friend & Michigan expatriate sent me the Michigan Temperature Conversion Chart. I thought it might be nice to pair with some photos, and also that you might enjoy COLD, as performed by the Absolute Michigan Pool. I'm told that sculptor…
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Detroit's Sixto "Sugar Man" Rodriguez on 60 Minutes

Sixto Rodriguez performs at TCFF by Gary HoweThis summer I had the great good fortune to see the documentary Searching for Sugar Man at the Traverse City Film Festival. If you haven't seen it, seek it out as it's a wonderful film. Watch the…
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Miguel Cabrera wins Triple Crown!

Carl Yastrzemski, Frank Robinson, Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, Ted Williams, Joe Medwick, Lou Gehrig, Jimmie Foxx, Chuck Klein, Rogers Hornsby, Nap Lajoie and the Tigers own Ty Cobb. All are members of the Baseball Hall of Fame and all are on…
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The Michigan Pages: Spring Peepers

Mike aka Mr. Toad shot the video above and wrote to us: I am glad you enjoyed my video of spring peepers. It is worth noting that video was taken at the University of Michigan's ES George Reserve. There are several other frogs that begin…
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Happy World Water Day

"September Gale" by Michigan Nut (our most popular "water" photo)World Water Day is today, a day to celebrate fresh water and consider the many issues we are confronting around water and its use. From our rivers, lakes and streams…
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Five Things You Need to Know about Michigan snowstorms

Fit Strip snow storm panorama by tifranta The majority of our snow comes from lake effect. We don’t usually see that heavy cement-mixer type of snow." ~ Gaylord-based National Weather Service meteorologist John Boris March came in…
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Online placemaking discussion via Twitter on February 29th!

Join Let's Save Michigan  TODAY (February 29th) for a live discussion--via Twitter--with four of the nation's leading experts on placemaking. Let's Save Michigan advocates for policies and practices that support, revitalize, and promote Michigan's…
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Google Search Stories: Ypsilanti's SolarYpsi Project

YouTube and Google have a feature called "Search Stories" about people who are using Google's search to find new ways of doing things. One of the people they profile is Dave Strenski of Ypsilanti, who you can learn more about in the video below. Dave…