The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/category.detail/nav/745/Outdoorsen-usSun, 31 Jul 2016 05:10:54 EDTSun, 31 Jul 2016 05:10:54 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssGrenoble: Meet a porcupine, learn something new about naturehttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/641703.htmlSoon, the porcupine hunting season will begin on Sept. 1, but at present, that sends a few chills of anticipation up anyone's spine.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTYoung: Carp cures hot-weather fishing doldrumshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/641704.htmlT he relentless, broiling summer heat continues to make fishing problematic.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTWashington scientist goes digital over fishhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/641705.htmlSEATTLE - University of Washington biology professor Adam Summers no longer has to coax hospital staff to use their CT scanners so he can visualize the inner structures of sting ray and other fish.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTGame Commission holding big-buck photo contesthttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/641706.htmlHARRISBURG - As dear season approaches, the Pennsylvania Game Commission is holding a big-buck photo contest to showcase some of the huge whitetails caught on trail cameras this summer and fall in Penns Woods.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTGo deep to beat the heat for summertime basshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/641288.htmlNo one in our region needs to be reminded the weather during the last several week has been hot, brutally hot. I also don't need to remind local anglers that the recent wave of scorching weather has made fishing tough, brutally tough.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT