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Researchers prepare to take down a section of a sod house in Gates, Neb., in order to study the bricks made of dirt.
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Ecologists in Nebraska are trying to find out what the Great Plains looked like when homesteaders settled there in the 19th century. To do that, they’re working with a team of archaeologists and historians dissecting a sod house, a house built out of bricks cut from dirt.