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2013-10-30 23:23:45

Advanced Hydro Inc., a central Texas company, announced today that it has completed financing and partnership agreements to spin off “Green Hydro, LLC (GH)”, to address increasing demand for water use in hydraulic fracturing (fracking) by developing and desalinating environmentally sustainable brackish water resources in Texas, New Mexico and the Dakotas. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Fracking is causing a rapid growth of oil and gas production in the United States. A large...

2013-10-18 23:19:00

Phantom Data Services releases new version of Gravitate, a puzzle game with simple graphics but highly-addictive game play. Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Gravitate, the Android app recently released by Phantom Data Services, looks out of place among other game apps. There are no characters, no backstory, and no music. The backdrop is plain black. Gravitate uses only a few primitive shapes with just a handful of colors. However, looks can be deceiving, and Gravitate...

2013-10-17 23:02:54

The Nation’s Premier Annual Physical Activity and Hispanic Family Health Celebration Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 On Saturday, October 19, 2013, Youth Development Inc. (YDI) will present its seventh annual family health and fitness fair, ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!®. This event promotes Hispanic family physical activity and good nutrition for better health and wellness for people of all ages and all sizes. The event, which is free and open to the public,...

2013-10-16 23:33:47

Hamilton Scientific's Infinity fume hoods and lab bench systems selected for the New Mexico Consortium's new Biological Laboratory. De Pere, Wisconsin (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Hamilton Scientific of De Pere, Wisconsin was selected to provide their self-manufactured products for the recently completed 14,000 sq. ft. New Mexico Consortium Biological Laboratory located in Los Alamos, New Mexico. Products installed included Distinction laboratory adaptable bench systems and unique,...

2013-10-15 23:03:36

The initial increment of Quintron DICES VoIP command and control voice system user stations at WSMR Base Command Center control rooms is now being used full-time for Range mission support. Santa Maria, CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Quintron Systems, Inc. (quintron.com), the recognized leader in interoperable Enterprise-Class Systems for Security Command, Control & Communications, is pleased to announce that the installation of DICES VoIP command and control voice system equipment at...

2013-10-11 23:25:43

Individuals seeking help for drug and alcohol addiction can do so at Medical Drug Detox Center. Detox consultations can be scheduled by calling (888) 444-9148. Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 People looking for a chance to change their lives and leave drug and alcohol addiction in their past have that opportunity through drug and alcohol detox consultations now being made available at Medical Drug Detox Center in Albuquerque, N.M. Making sure that drug addicts have a safe,...

Latest New Mexico Reference Libraries

Gila National Forest
2013-12-05 14:10:25

The Gila National Forest is a protected national forest in New Mexico in the southwestern United States established in 1905. It covers about 2,710,659 acres of public land, making it the 6th largest National Forest in the continental U.S. The forest also manages the part of Apache National Forest that lies in New Mexico which totals an additional 614,202 acres for a total of 3.3 million acres managed by the Gila National Forest. A portion of the area, the Gila Wilderness and the Blue Range...

Carson National Forest
2013-11-21 14:15:13

Carson National Forest is a national forest in northern New Mexico, United States. It is made up of 1.5 million acres and is administered by the United States Forest Service. The Forest Service’s “mixed use” policy permits it use for recreation, resource extraction, and grazing. The forest was once inhabited by the Ancestral Pueblo people, who left ruins of adobe dwellings and other artifacts at an archaeological site that is now called Pot Creek Cultural Site. Some areas of the...

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
2013-11-01 09:56:20

The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest is a 2.76 million acre United States National Forest which runs along the Mogollon Rim and the White Mountains in east-central Arizona and extending into the U.S. state of New Mexico. Both forests are managed as one unit by USDA Forest Service from the forest headquarters in Springerville, Arizona. It has over 400 species of wildlife. With its high elevation and cool summer breezes, it is a popular weekend destination from the hot desert for Phoenix,...

Cibola National Forest
2013-10-15 09:58:01

Cibola National Forest is a national forest that is located in New Mexico in the United States. The park, which contains 1,633,783 acres, holds grasslands that extend into Oklahoma and Texas and is separated into four ranger districts known as the Mountainair district, the Mt. Taylor district, the Sandia district, and the Magdalena district. This national forest is home to numerous mountains including the Zuni, Magdalene, the Bear, and Sandia Mountains. Elevations within the park vary between...

Carlsbad Caverns National Park
2013-04-17 15:30:34

Carlsbad Caverns National Park is located in southeastern New Mexico in the United States. The park holds 46,766 acres of land, of which 2/3 is a designated wilderness, and is thought to have been discovered by Jim White, who entered the Carlsbad Caverns and named many of the areas within the caverns, including Queens Chamber, New Mexico Room, Green Lake Room, Giant Dome, Witch's Finger, and Bottomless Pit. President Calvin Coolidge established the area as a national monument in 1923, but it...

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Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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