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It's Pancake Night in our little wagon circle in Carrboro, so me and a bunch of other scholars I live with all got together and we're making pancakes British-style. #takeovertuesday 📷: Eric Barefoot ’16
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A different view of the Appalachians in the geology department. I'm in love with geologic maps. #takeovertuesday 📷: Eric Barefoot ’16
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Sometimes after working in the field I go to church, I mean, BBQ. #takeovertuesday 📷: Eric Barefoot ’16
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Experimental clearcuts are part of the land use plan in this part of the Duke Forest. #takeovertuesday 📷: Eric Barefoot ’16
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I share this stream with a group of Duke researchers. I guess they're protecting their equipment from the rain. #takeovertuesday 📷: Eric Barefoot ’16
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My mortal enemy in the field today is the greenbriar, but today is the first day I remembered to bring clippers. The foe has been danced with. #takeovertuesday 📷: Eric Barefoot ’16
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