Minnesota state geologist Harvey Thorleifson’s theory goes like this: Diamonds are being mined in Canada. The geologic structure holding the precious stones is similar to Minnesota’s. He posits the odds are fifty-fifty of finding the formations in Minnesota where diamonds reside. One of the possible locations is right here in the Twin Cities. Before you Read more →
Archives for March 10, 2011
Find out at the Minnesota History Center’s new Underwear: A Brief History exhibit. Here’s more, from MHS: See the kinds of underpinnings worn by generations past, from 1920s flappers to 1970s modsters. The Minnesota Historical Society holds in its collection the business records, including product samples, of Munsingwear, Inc. View items from the collection including Read more →
A new biking and walking census shows a healthy jump in the number of folks hoofing it and putting foot on (bike) pedal.