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ASK A SCIENTIST | How long would it take to travel to the nearest star?
by Dr. Christopher Crockett
Feb 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Christopher Crockett answers two questions most of us don’t know the answer to:  How long would it take to travel to the nearest star? And what is the most distant object visible to the naked eye?
UP BEAR CREEK | With Obama in His Second Term, It’s Time to Talk About Drones
by Art Goodtimes
Feb 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Getting conscious of my energy use and working to reduce it, I’ve been able in three years to cut my energy guzzling by more than half. Imagine the carbon footprint savings we’d have if everyone in...
VIEW TO THE WEST | X(Rated) Games
by Peter Shelton
Feb 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether it’s true or not, the Winter XGames always put on a show.
DISPATCHES | Notes From the Underground
by Rob Schultheis
Jan 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Exploring Canyonlands, where the pictographs and petroglyphs the Anasazis left behind on the cliffs only added to the feeling one was trespassing on alien territory.
GUEST COMMENTARY | Turning Awareness Into Action
by Kris Holstrom, EcoAction Partners
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Director Kris Holstrom urges readers to check out EcoAction Partners’ Truth or Dare contest. It’s a fun sustainability challenge.
UP BEAR CREEK | On the Trail of the Trogloraptor
by Art Goodtimes
Jan 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
After 30 years living in Norwood on a property with many old outbuildings and in a house with many resident spiders, I’ve come to an arrangement of sorts.
VIEW TO THE WEST | A Death in Colona
by Peter Shelton
Jan 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
In which the author watches a wounded doe during the coldest days of the winter.
GUEST COMMENTARY | New Town of Telluride Historic Survey?
by Dirk de Pagter
Jan 24, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Since 2007, the Town of Telluride has embarked on what was characterized (and budgeted for) as an “update” of the current Historic Survey of the structures in the historic district of the town.
GUEST COMMENTARY | State of the Town Address-Jan. 8, 2013
by Telluride Mayor Stu Fraser
Jan 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
2012, on the surface appeared to be a strong turnaround year.
DISPATCHES | Futbol Boots Football, Long-Term
by Rob Schultheis
Jan 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
RG3 is just one example of the star NFL players who have been knocked out of the playoff games by injuries, or are gimping around at half their usual effectiveness; ironically, the athletes have go...
UP BEAR CREEK | Common Sense in the High Country
by Art Goodtimes
Jan 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Dancing on the Brink of the World’

local perspective

By Seth Cagin

raising elle

By Martinique Davis

up bear creek

By Art Goodtimes

sports watch

By Gus Jarvis

dispatches

By Rob Schultheis

view to the west

By Peter Shelton