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By Ashley Meeks, Las Cruces Sun-News, N.M. Jun. 26--LAS CRUCES -- Former dean Virginia Higbie has been chosen as interim dean of New Mexico State University's embattled College of Health and Social Services, starting Tuesday.
SALLY THOMSON POJOAQUE VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL Thomson graduated at the top of Pojoaque's 139-member senior class, its largest ever. Thomson still can't believe high school is over. "It hasn't really sunk in at all yet," Thomson says.
Combining diamond anvils and powerful lasers, laboratory researchers have developed a technique that should be able to squeeze materials to pressures 100 to 1,000 times greater than possible today, reproducing conditions expected in the cores of supergiant planets.
Imagine being able to paint your roof with enough alternative energy to heat and cool your home. What if soldiers in the field could carry an energy source in a roll of plastic wrap in their backpacks?
The name of NASA's balloon research facility now honors space shuttle Columbia's seven astronauts, who died when their spacecraft disintegrated over east Texas in 2003, the agency announced Thursday.
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.