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2013-09-05 23:25:04

Quadriplegic athlete Topher Downham from Boulder and Team Beserkers is a favorite to win World T.E.A.M. Sports’ inclusive September 13-15 Adventure TEAM Challenge at McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area, west of Grand Junction, Colorado. Grand Junction, Colorado (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 A quadriplegic athlete from Boulder, Colorado and his team is a favorite to win World T.E.A.M. Sports’ inclusive September 13-15 Adventure TEAM Challenge west of Grand Junction. Following a...

2013-07-12 23:21:15

Livingston Farmers Market Hosts the Mississippi Heritage Trust on its Gateway to History Tour Madison, Misssissippi (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 Following Gov. Phil Bryant's approval of the new Mississippi Scenic Byway, the Mississippi Heritage Trust Board will mark the trail with a stop at the Livingston Farmers Market, the Chapel of the Cross, and the historic cities of Flora and Canton. Several years ago, the Mississippi Heritage Trust revealed the Mannsdale Livingston area as one of the...

2013-07-12 23:18:48

60 different guided hikes with over 70 workshops covering cultural heritage, environmental issues, hiking & backpacking skills. There will also be music, contra dancing, presentations, & a Cherokee story teller. Cullowhee, NC (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 The Appalachian Trail is one of the longest continuously marked footpath in the world, measuring roughly 2,180 miles in length. The Trail goes through fourteen states along the crests and valleys of the Appalachian mountain range from...

2013-04-19 16:45:34

A new report on the potential effects of climate change on NOAA's Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary uses existing observations and science-based expectations to identify how climate change could affect habitats, plants and animals within the sanctuary and adjacent coastal areas. It also outlines new management recommendations for the sanctuary, and sanctuary officials called it the first step toward addressing them. They also said the report issued by the sanctuary, Climate Change...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.