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2014-10-16 03:00:15

Four urban sections of the San Andreas Fault system in Northern California have stored enough energy to produce major earthquakes, according to a new study that measures fault creep.

2008-09-05 09:00:32

By TONY DAVIS FICO, developer behind planned rival for Rosemont line The Central Arizona Project water pipeline that would serve the Rosemont copper mine and Green Valley water companies has a competitor.

2008-06-26 06:00:00

By Ernesto Portillo Jr., The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Jun. 26--As commuters in and around Sahuarita have painfully discovered, the cost of driving to and from work in Tucson is emptying their wallets.

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2008-04-10 20:50:41

NASA engineers have adjusted the flight path of the Phoenix Mars Lander, setting the spacecraft on course for its May 25 landing on the Red Planet.

2007-09-11 00:00:00

By CHRIS YOUNG, The (Springfield) State Journal-Register GREEN VALLEY, Ill. - With a tiny radio transmitter cemented onto his shell, Bubba marched slowly into the water and disappeared, like a kid with a backpack merging into a crowd of students at school.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.