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Award-winning journalist & author of environmental books. Investigative reporter, columnist, &. mng. editor of the green-building site Solaripedia, public speaker. Sketch artist. chicha19@outlook.com

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Volleyball girls article
Newsweek

"Volleyball How High Can It Rise?" by Lyman, Francesca - Parks ...

The venerable sport gets an Olympic bounce

Sun protection article
Newsweek

"Cover Up? or Soak It Up?" by Lyman, Francesca - Parks & Recreation, Vol. 44, Issue 4

By Lyman, Francesca
Magazine article from Parks & Recreation, Vol. 44, No. 4
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Contributors:
Lyman, Francesca
Publication:Parks & Recreation

Marea leaves art.doc article
Newsweek

"Parks Unplugged" by Lyman, Francesca - Parks & Recreation

By Lyman, Francesca
Magazine article from Parks & Recreation, Vol. 44, No. 2
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Contributors:
Lyman, Francesca
Publication:Parks & Recreation

Newsweek

"Volleyball: How High Can It Rise? A Venerable Sport Gets an Olympic Bounce" by Lyman, Francesca - Parks & Recreation, Vol. 44, Issue 1, January 2009

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A dozen bouncing teenage girls in knee pads and tight, multicolored, spandex shorts are running through drills, springing up and rolling to the floor through their "collapse-n-...

Marea ferns article
Newsweek

"From Vacant to Verdant: Rethinking the Shrinking City" by Lyman, Francesca - Parks & Recreation, Vol. 43, Issue 7, July 2008

By Lyman, Francesca
Magazine article from Parks & Recreation. Thanks to Marea Lyman Thomas for permission to use her painting.