The skeleton during excavation. Some of the bones were damaged from exposure to the elements. CreditRick Hunter

An Ancient Horse Is Unearthed in a Utah Backyard

Paleontologists recently determined that a skeleton discovered during a landscaping project belonged to a horse from the Pleistocene Era. By Laura M. Holson The horse had arthritis when it died. It is possible, too, that it had bone cancer in one ankle. That can happen to any horse once it gets to be a certain […]

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Field Trip to Rio Mora National Wildlife Refuge

Time to get outside and enjoy nature! This field trip on Saturday, May 19th will focus on breeding & late-migrant birds at Rio Mora National Wildlife Refuge—a restricted access NWR site managed in conjunction with the Denver Zoo Foundation. We will be exploring breeding birds in Riparian, Grassland, Ponderosa forest and Pinõn-Juniper woodland ecosystems – […]

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How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse

Time to prepare for some FUN at The San Luis Valley Theatre Company’s new Dinner Theatre production on April 20 & 21 at the Rodeway Inn in Alamosa, Colorado. Flyer is below.  The dinner choices are Grilled Sirloin or Baked Chicken, Vegetarian and Gluten Free are available. Looking forward to seeing you again! 719-859-2949—-> Please […]

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Easter Pilgrimage for Jesus

Easter weekend draws nearly 40,000 people walking a holy pilgrimage to the El Santuario de Chimayo  church in northern New Mexico, just outside the town of Espanola. A pilgrimage is a journey of the body and soul. Regardless of religion, it is an effort to become closer to God. A pilgrimage is sometimes undertaken to […]

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Happy Tails Canine Adventure Tours

Now for something completely different!  A lot of people are traveling with their pets these days, therefore a new type of tour company has opened for business!  Now you can take your beloved dog with you on your travels. Happy Tails is a new tour concept that is dedicated to taking you on fantastic adventures […]

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