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NASA's MAVEN Mission Gives Us Its First Glimpse Of The Martian Atmosphere

Provided by Dwayne Brown, Nancy Jones, and Bill Steigerwald / NASA NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has provided scientists their first look at a storm of energetic solar particles at Mars, produced unprecedented...

Latest Colorado Stories

2014-10-22 23:12:25

Autumn M. Sorensen, of Parachute, Colorado, has been awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, recently awarded a 2014 scholarship to Autumn M. Sorensen, of Parachute, Colorado. This new scholarship was made possible as part of the Foundation’s Colorado First campaign with a grant from The Colorado Trust. The scholarship was available to students who are currently...

2014-10-22 23:11:32

La Junta City Council approves up to five years of no rent for contact centers. La Junta, Colorado (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The city of La Junta, Colorado is actively seeking new contact center businesses for its industrial park. To show their commitment to economic development and the expansion and diversification of businesses in La Junta, the city council approved an incentive that could grant up to five years of no rent to a contact center business looking for space. The city’s...

2014-10-22 12:32:14

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oldcastle delivered 175 prefabricated bathroom pods for the newly renovated 5-Star Broadmoor West resort hotel in Colorado Springs, CO, helping GE Johnson Construction complete the hotel project within a tight time schedule. GE Johnson Construction performed the $ 57 million project at the historic Broadmoor Hotel. The project involved a full "gut" renovation down to slab and rebuild of the entire stand-alone hotel. They also...

2014-10-22 08:30:39

Acquisition expands physician-practice footprint into seventh state with one of Colorado's largest and most respected physician practices DENVER, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading provider of population health and kidney care services, today announced that HealthCare Partners has entered into an agreement to acquire Colorado Springs Health Partners (CSHP), a multi-specialty medical group with more than 100 physicians at 11 locations...

2014-10-22 08:30:35

WESTMINSTER, Colo., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Surefire Medical, Inc., the developer of a new class of infusion systems designed to maximize targeted delivery of embolization agents in minimally invasive direct-to-tumor interventional procedures, is pleased to announce that oncologist John R. Daniels, MD of the University of Southern California's Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, and surgical oncologist Steven C. Katz, MD of the Roger Williams Medical Center have joined the...

2014-10-21 23:03:15

Savory Spice Shop, the leading provider of fresh-ground spices and handcrafted seasonings, is launching its first cookbook, Spice to Plate, on November 1, 2014. The cookbook features 30 new recipes inspired by 10 signature Savory spice blends and coincides with the 10th anniversary of Savory Spice Shop’s very first store on Platte Street in Denver, Colorado. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 “Since opening our first store on Platte Street ten years ago, we've always...

2014-10-21 16:31:30

CHEFTEC XT4 INTRODUCES INVOICES TO CUSTOMERS AND BETTER HACCP MANAGEMENT BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Culinary Software Services, the leading provider of back-of-the-house technology for the foodservice industry, announced today the launch of ChefTec xt4. The new release simplifies entry of Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points (HACCP) information and enhances interfacing with foodservice distributors by offering a new EDI interface with FreshPoint and improved...

2014-10-21 16:28:17

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Colorado Catholics are speaking out against a harsh ballot measure that would ban abortion in all circumstances and limit contraception and other reproductive health services in the state. The truth is, the vast majority of Catholics believe that abortion should be legal and that women must have access to the reproductive healthcare they need without interference from politicians. Nationwide, only 14 percent of Catholic voters...

2014-10-21 16:24:28

GOLDEN, Colo., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atna Resources Ltd. ("Atna" or the "Company") (TSX:ATN / OTCQB:ATNAF) is pleased to announce the SEDAR filing of its Technical Report for its Pinson Underground Project and the results of a positive pre-feasibility study for the Mag Open Pit Project at Pinson, located in Humboldt County, Nevada. The report can be found in its entirety on SEDAR and on the Company's website at www.atna.com/s/Pinson.asp As previously announced on September 15th, 2014...

2014-10-21 12:31:49

DENVER, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CORHIO, a nonprofit organization assisting health care providers with the implementation of information technology systems designed to improve health care quality, announced today the confirmation of four new members to the organization's board of directors. The new directors elected to the board are: -- Patrick Gillies of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services -- Jason Greer of the Colorado Community Managed Care Network --...


Latest Colorado Reference Libraries

Pike National Forest
2014-01-20 10:14:06

The Pike National Forest can be found in the Front Range of Colorado, USA, and westwards of the Colorado Springs and includes Pikes Peak. The forest covers 1,106,604 acres within Teller, Clear Creek, Jefferson, El Paso, and Douglas counties. The main rivers the drain the forests are the South Platte and Fountain Creek, Rampart Reservoir, a large synthetic body of water, can be found within the forest. The forest gets its name from the American explorer Zebulon Pike. A lot of the bedrock...

Rio Grande National Forest
2013-12-30 12:28:35

The Rio Grande National Forest is a 1.86 million acre United States National Forest located in southwestern Colorado. The forest includes the San Luis Valley, which is the world’s largest agricultural alpine valley, in addition to one of the world's largest high deserts located around mountains. The Continental Divide runs along the majority of the forest’s western border. It lies in parts of nine counties, Mineral, Conejos, Rio Grande, Saguache, Hinsdale, San Juan, Archuleta, Custer, and...

Gunnison National Forest
2013-12-24 10:52:22

Gunnison National Forest is a U.S. National Forest covering 1,672,136 acres in Mesa, Hinsdale, Gunnison, and Saguache Counties in the Western portion of the U.S. state of Colorado. It borders the White River National Forest to the north, the Grand Mesa and Uncompahgre National Forests towards the west, the San Isabel National Forest towards the east and the Rio Grande National Forest towards the south. It lies in some parts of five counties; Gunnison, Delta, Hinsdale, Saguache, and Montrose...

Grand Mesa National Forest
2013-12-05 14:15:15

The Grand Mesa National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in Mesa, Delta, and Garfield counties in western Colorado. It borders the White River National Forest towards the north and the Gunnison National Forest towards the east. The forest covers the majority of Grand Mesa and the southern part of Battlement Mesa. It has a total area of 346,555 acres. It is managed by the United States Forest Service together with the Gunnison National Forest and the Uncompahgre National Forest from...

Arapaho National Forest
2013-11-01 13:34:45

Arapaho National Forest is a National Forest found in north-central Colorado, United States. The facility is managed jointly with the Roosevelt National Forest and the Pawnee National Grassland from the United States Forest Service office located in Fort Collins, Colorado. The combined facility of 1,730,603 acres is represented as ARP (Arapaho, Roosevelt, Pawnee) by the Forest Service. Separately, the Arapaho National Forest is made up of 723,744 acres. The forest is located within the...

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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.