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Arizona’s star — New study documents dramatic economic impacts of space sciences (access required)

With its uniquely dry climate and dark skies, as well as a legacy of leadership on more than 50 robotic space missions, Arizona has been the home of world class study in the areas of astronomy, planetary sciences and space sciences (APSS) for decades. While this study has traditionally been classified as noncommercial research, a ...

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The Blizzard of 1916 (access required)

This is Main Street in Bisbee on January 21, 1916, the day after the biggest snowfall in city history. The storm began on January 19 with heavy winds that tore off roofs in the Warren District. The wind abated, the sky cleared briefly—then it began to rain. The streets soon ran like rivers. The sky cleared again in the afternoon, but by 5 p.m. snow began to fall, increasing throughout the night until by morning all of southern Arizona from Benson to the Mexican border was blanketed.