Baseball leads off with aces on the mound and Aaron on the mind in the first blaze of the season's action. A report on The Quest and other highlights of opening week.
The masters gets a satirical once-over from Artist Arnold Roth, after which Roy Blount Jr. scouts Augusta and relates how the annual doings affect the lives of the townsfolk.
The wild wet run in the canyons and rapids of the Rio Grande's desolate Big Bend was for scientific observation. Writer Edwin Shrake was asked along for the ride.