Monday Dec 2
A living desert underground
In the perpetual darkness of a limestone cave, UA researchers have discovered a surprisingly diverse ecosystem of microbes eking out a living from not much more than drip water, rock and air UA scientists have discovered diverse communities of bacteria, fungi and archaea on the surface of Kartchner stalactites that live off of nutrients from the ... (more)
The Daily Courier
Yavapai County voters split on school budget issues
Courtesy photo 'Facebook was an easy way to begin a conversation with a variety of people with just the click of a button,' said Partners in Education Chair Jamie Woodward, who spearheaded campaigns for Mingus Union and Cottonwood-Oak Creek school districts' successful budget override measures.