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UVM Biology Professor Profiled in Running Times

The latest issue of Running Times features Professor Emeritus Bernd Heinrich in an article that chronicles his life story, exploring the connection between his renowned distance running success and his preeminence as a naturalist. As Heinrich, 73, and his 40 bpm heartbeat run around his off-the-grid property in Maine, he continuously studies the environment around him. "I'm always looking. It's one of my reasons for being out there running,” he explains. Read the story…