Post-Journal Headlinesen-usFri, 4 Sep 2015 06:30:01 EDTFri, 4 Sep 2015 06:30:01 EDT The Love Of Nature, Part II"Nana's here," rang out in unison as my son opened the back of his car to load my suitcase at the metro station in Springfield, Virginia. Nana was there to babysit for a week while my son and his wife went on a much-needed vacation.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTLifelong Learning people are marking this weekend or next as the last weekend of the summer. School starts soon, and we move from the freedom of the summer to a more formal schedule of buses, classes, practices and activities. Kids are going to learn.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTFall Migrations Have Begun to shorter days and chilly morning temperatures, curious naturalists know the transition from summer to fall has begun. Various fall migrations also provide evidence that autumn is coming. Chimney swifts are familiar summer resident.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTShades Are Nice At Any Price, known as "shades" in the vernacular of youth, direct shaded sunlight into eyes. In reality sunglasses are much more than nice; sunglasses are vital to maintain healthy eyes.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTThe Game Of Nature instill a false sense of knowledge in students today. Perhaps it has always been done and is only becoming more clear as I get older. Students go to school and learn about food webs, water cycles and how poisons travel through food chains.Sun, 23 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT