Students build tiny homes for homeless veterans

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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Sometimes in life, it's the little things that end up making a really big difference.

In this case, it's life-changing.

A group of college students at the University of Alabama - Huntsville are doing much more than keeping their heads in the books.

They've started building what's known as "tiny homes" for homeless veterans.

The tiny mobile homes run about $5,000  and thirty of them would fit on one acre of land.

The homes may be small, but there's just enough room for all the necessities and