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Mexico Observatory To Hunt For Gamma Rays In Known Universe
2013-08-22 07:35:15

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new observatory has begun formal operations in Mexico. The High-Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) Gamma Ray Observatory is designed to study the origins of very high-energy cosmic rays and observe the most energetic objects in the known universe. The HAWC uses a unique detection technique that is different from the classical astronomical design of mirrors, lenses, and antennae, making the extraordinary observatory a significant boost...

2009-08-24 17:55:00

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Music legend and Vegas headliner Carlos Santana is partnering with the San Francisco Giants for the team's Latino Heritage Night on August 25. Santana will make a special appearance at the game to bring attention to his influential Milagro Foundation, which provides aid to vulnerable children around the globe. A portion of each Latino Heritage Night ticket sold will go directly to the Milagro Foundation to assist in this ongoing mission. The...

2009-04-28 13:42:00

CREATED BY WEBSIGHT DESIGN, INC., NEW APP FEATURES MUSIC, NEWS, TOUR INFO AND FULL-LENGTH VIDEOS AND EXCLUSIVE CONTENT INCLUDING VIDEO LESSONS FROM CARLOS ON GUITAR TECHNIQUE SAN FRANCISCO, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The free Santana application for iPhone and iPod touch is a comprehensive mobile gateway into the colorful and inspiring universe of Carlos Santana. Developed by WebSight Design, Inc. in collaboration with Santana, the multimedia app was released February 25, and requires the...

2008-11-24 09:25:34

Milagro Observatory unveils something never before seen from Earth A Los Alamos National Laboratory cosmic-ray observatory has seen for the first time two distinct hot spots that appear to be bombarding Earth with an excess of cosmic rays. The research calls into question nearly a century of understanding about galactic magnetic fields near our solar system. Joining an international team of collaborators, Los Alamos researchers Brenda Dingus, Gus Sinnis, Gary Walker, Petra Hntemeyer and John...

2006-03-02 05:20:04

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Carlos Santana and Herbie Hancock joined roots-rockers Los Lobos on stage Wednesday during a fundraiser that saluted the guitarist's charity work. Together, they performed the Santana track "Guajira" for attendees at the Beverly Hilton event, and Hancock stuck around to play some jazzy piano on Los Lobos' cover of Ritchie Valens' "La Bamba," their biggest hit. The event was hosted by the San Francisco-based California Rural Legal Assistance Inc., which...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.