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Fall Leaves


Story by Elise Sandlin, Contributing Writer Photo by Bill Lickman, Photographer Every autumn, deciduous trees shed their leaves to prepare for winter, but the biological process behind the pretty change of colors is more complicated than you think. It’s a chemical process that begins as trees sense a change in the seasons. During the warm …

Photo by Rachael Anne Keisling / MTSU Sidelines Story by Katrina Johnson / Contributing Writer It’s the time of year when Mother Nature puts on a show of color, but the question is will the forests offer vibrant yellows, oranges and reds, or will the mountains only offer shades of brown? Will they even be …