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Welcoming Refugees to the Rockies Local non-profit works with asylum community in Denver

November 2, 2010

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Welcoming Refugees to the Rockies Local non-profit works with asylum community in Denver

Denver _ The United States is half way round the world from Burma. To newly arrived asylum seekers though, it might as well be on another planet. The United States admits thousands of refugees and asylum seekers into the country each year.

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Walking on a ‘Slack’ Rope CU student building slacklining community in Boulder

October 29, 2010

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Walking on a ‘Slack’ Rope CU student building slacklining community in Boulder

Walk around Colorado University at Boulder’s Norlin Quad and you are bound to find yourself in a scene right out of a college catalog. Students throwing footballs and Frisbees while others lay out, trying to enjoy the fall weather while it lasts.

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Tumbleweeds and Space Cowboys

October 27, 2010

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Tumbleweeds and Space Cowboys

Tumbleweeds blowing in the wind have always been synonymous with barren deserts and lifelessness. But now rolling tumbleweed can be a life-saving signal to doctors. The National Aeronautic and Space Administration have been working on nanotechnology that would alert doctors if astronauts have experienced radiation damage. Specially designed “nanoparticles,” shaped similar to tumbleweeds, would be […]

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