Election Day trivia, croton plants, Nov. gardening tasks

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, November 3, 2020

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November, month of mornings, misty-bright
With golden light—
Month when the many-tinted leaf
Lies thick upon the moss below;
While to and fro
The breezes moan, as if in grief.

–Mortimer Collins (1827–76)

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Election Day History, Trivia, and Fascinating Facts
Election Day History, Trivia, and Fascinating Facts

In 2020, U.S. Election Day falls on Tuesday, November 3. How much do—and don’t—you know? Here is a short history of Election Day and the right to vote. Plus, we have some trivia, fascinating facts, and common questions & answers to quiz yourself as well as your family and friends.
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Night Sky for November 2020
Night Sky for November 2020

Welcome to the Sky Watch for November 2020.  See the Moon and orange Mars on Wednesday, November 25, for a stunning conjuction! Plus, learn about Earthshine, the Seven Sisters star cluster, and the full Beaver Moon on November 30!
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Gardening Tips & Tasks
Gardening Tips & Tasks

What should you do in the garden this month? Consult our 2021 monthly gardening tips and tasks tailored to your region! Learn when to do everything in the garden—from planting bulbs to pruning roses to clearing fallen leaves to putting out bird seed.
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There Is One Protein That Can Restart Your "Fat Burner", And No, It's Not Red Meat

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Croton
Croton

The croton is an easy-to-grow houseplant known for its variegated foliage covered in green, scarlet, orange, and yellow splotches. Here’s how to care for a croton in your home or garden.
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Why Do We Vote on a Tuesday?
Why Do We Vote on a Tuesday?

Ever wondered why Americans vote on a Tuesday? The practice goes back to a time when Tuesday was the most convenient day and thought to encourage the highest turnout! Read on … 
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