Our State

The Mineral City/Becoming Clyde

Season 800 Episode 805 | 28m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

The little town of Spruce Pine sits at the epicenter of geologic history, where the earth's plates collided. Join geologist Alex Glover on a field trip with his geology class from Mayland Community College as they explore this fascinating part of our state. Then, celebrated author Clyde Edgerton reveals his many identities, and the inspirations behind his uniquely North Carolinian fiction.

Aired: 06/13/16

Rating: NR

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