Friday Apr 18
Today's Featured Article: Mt. Everest Timeline
The first recorded deaths on Everest occur when seven Sherpa porters, part of a British expedition, die in an avalanche.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Earthship 'biotecture' stays comfy without utilities
In Taos, N.M., Earthship founder Michael Reynolds has built several homes largely made of trash.
Silver City Sun-News
Letters: April 15
I appreciate the editorial by the Las Cruces Sun-News on April 6 asking President Obama to use his authority under the Antiquities Act to establish the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Straits Times
Priest of love suffered for all
Last week, while re-reading Out Of Sheer Rage , a hilarious book in which the author Geoff Dyer visits all the places that D.H. Lawrence had stayed at, in the hope of writing a "sober study" of the literary legend, I was reminded of my own pilgrimage to Lawrence's memorial in Taos, New Mexico.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Fat and happy: Yakima rated as cool desert town to visit
That's the word from April's Travel + Leisure magazine, which included Yakima and 13 other communities on its America's Coolest Desert Towns list.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Criminal Report Daily
Discovery Signs Deal with Google Lunar X Prize
Shown here, after three highly successful EVAs, Scott walks away from the first ever Lunar Roving Vehicle , a location where it remains to this day.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
La Posada de Taos-Pet friendly Perfection in Taos, New Mexico
Hidden away in a residential section of Taos but conveniently located minutes from Plaza is the charming pet friendly B & B. Mike and Brad are definitively the hosts with the most guest centric hospitality.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Summerside man planning to build an Earthship in Wellington
An Earthship under construction by volunteers in Arizona. The ecologically friendly homes are built using old tires and recycled materials.
The News Tribune
2 women, 2 visions
Amid the excited talk about the Haub Western Art Wing construction at the Tacoma Art Museum, two very contrasting exhibits have taken up residence in the galleries from two very different artists.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Santa Fe Reporter
Choosing a career of service over one of wealth, she's on the front lines of helping hundreds of children in Northern New Mexico work through emotional disorders.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
James L. Smith: National monument will preserve historic sites
The Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks region is an international treasure teeming with cultural and historical resources that deserve to be protected as a national monument.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Lone Star Ball
03/28/2014 OT: Rattle and Hum
Taos Hum, Taos, New Mexico, USA 1992. It was in 1992 that the Hum phenomenon began to be reported in North America following complaints from many citizens living near the town of Taos, New Mexico.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Three exhibitions leaving the Phoenix Art Museum
There are only a couple weeks left to view these three exhibitions before they leave the Phoenix Art Museum : Gene Moss "In Light and Shadow," Rufino Tamayo "Master Printmaker," and The Madeleine Albright Collection "Read My Pins."
Colorado Springs Independent
Le Bistro, Tacos El Guero, Briar Mart
Given its rich history and legacy location, I'm among those thrilled to see Le Bistro back open under French owner/chef Henri Chaperont, after what was nearly a three-year hiatus.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Las Cruces Sun-News
New Mexico stocks native fish in Rio Grande
There are thousands of native Rio Grande cutthroat trout now swimming in the upper reaches of the river in northern New Mexico.