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2014-06-20 23:03:33

Crow Canyon’s Discussion Column provides a clear and simple way to track and log the on-going conversation when teams are working on tickets, tasks, projects, and other collaborative efforts. It overcomes the limitations of using the Multiple Lines of Text box, saving time and effort, and adding clarity as people work together to complete a task or project. Benicia, California (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Crow Canyon Systems, Inc., has released a new Discussion Column web part for SharePoint...

2013-12-30 23:24:39

Week of Replication and Experimentation Focuses on Ancient Projectile Technology Cortez, CO (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 In the Mesa Verde region of the American Southwest, the transition from the Basketmaker II to Basketmaker III periods (circa A.D. 500) was marked by, among other things, a major technological shift—from atlatl-and-dart weaponry to the bow and arrow. Archaeology enthusiasts who are fascinated with ancient technologies now have the chance to explore the significance of...

2013-09-29 23:04:37

Tour Focuses on How Disasters and Climate Change Affected Ancient People Cortez, CO (PRWEB) September 29, 2013 With drought, floods, and earthquakes frequently making the evening news, scientists are investigating how ancient civilizations responded to catastrophes as a way to learn about how disasters and climate change may affect our world. Next year, travelers can join two scholars in this field on Crow Canyon’s Pre-Inca Cultures of Peru: Ancient Cultures and Catastrophes in the...

2013-08-29 23:01:03

Crow Canyon Offers Trips to Italy, Croatia, Peru, and Belize/Guatemala with Top Scholars Cortez, Colo. (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center announced today that it will offer four new itineraries for its international educational tours in 2014. For travelers with a passion for learning about diverse cultures, history, and archaeology, Crow Canyon will lead trips to Italy, Croatia, Peru, and Belize/Guatemala. “Our new itineraries will include visits to some of...

2013-07-17 23:03:54

Most of Human History Happened Before the Written Word; Help Us Uncover This Past! Cortez, CO (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center's new print PSA, “98% of History is Unwritten,” is now available to members of the media. With its new “98%” campaign, Crow Canyon looks to bring attention to our shared human history, most of which took place before written words were available to describe it—and to inspire the public to take a hands-on role in...

2013-04-02 23:04:32

Scholarships Help Cover Expenses for Archaeology Summer Camps Cortez, CO (PRWEB) April 02, 2013 The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center in Cortez, Colorado, offers an extraordinary opportunity for teens looking for their next summer adventure: the chance to become involved in real archaeological research during one of the Center´s three summer camps. And if teens and their parents act quickly, they can apply for a scholarship that will help cover costs associated with camp tuition and...

2012-03-02 08:00:00

Futures for Children is pleased to announce that the Elementary School Youth Leadership Summit for American Indian children will take place at Crow Canyon Archaeological Center in Cortez, Colorado from March 9 through March 11. This summit along with two additional summits in May and June 2012 are made possible thanks to the generous support by San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 Futures for Children is pleased to announce that the Elementary...

2008-09-02 12:00:16

By Anonymous Firefighters have contained a 20-acre vegetation fire on the 7000 block of Crow Canyon Road in unincorporated Alameda County, according to the Alameda County Fire Department. The 4-alarm blaze was contained at about 4 p.m., according to the dispatch center. About 150 horses were evacuated and one structure was damaged in the blaze, which was reported at about 2 p.m. About 80 firefighters , five aircraft and 20 personnel from the Alameda County Sheriff's Office responded...


Word of the Day
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.