2 By 2 and 2x4s: The Building Of Noah’s Arks

October 3, 2013

There are just about 30 days — and 30 nights — left in South Florida’s rainy season. That will not deter a monumental building task being attempted by a group of people near Miami. The Hidden Ark project was originally planned for a 5-acre spot just outside Hialeah, Fla., not far from the Everglades. In the spring, builders worked to create a one-tenth of a full-scale Noah’s ark — imagine a 150-foot-long bathtub made of wood. (Read More)

An Interview With GOCA Curator Daisy McConnell

August 2, 2013

By NOEL BLACK The Galleries of Contemporary Art at UCCS open a new show called “Visual Environments” tonight, Friday, August 2 at their downtown gallery featuring the work of Pattie Lee Becker and Suchitra Mattai (see images below). A (Read More)

Update on Boston Bombings Investigation

April 19, 2013

GUESTS:  Kevin Cullen, Emma Gilligan, Terry Boult As events unfold in Boston, we’ll explore the bombing investigation from three perspectives. We’ll start off with Boston Globe columnist Kevin Cullen who has been writing about the (Read More)

Sally Ride’s Vision for the Future of Science

July 24, 2012

By Craig Richardson On July 24, 2012 [audio:http://mediawatch.uccs.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Sally-Ride.mp3|titles=Sally Ride] Sally Ride, America’s first woman astronaut communitcates with ground controllers from the flight deck during the six day mission of the Challenger. National Aeronautics and Space (Read More)

Federalist Papers

July 8, 2012

WPGB-FM (Radio) – Pittsburgh, PA Automated Partial Transcript from WPGB 7/8/2012 8:16:50 AM: … I’m here filling in for Glenn was taking a break for doing special two-hour show just on the American founding this family (Read More)

How to think like a Neaderthal

February 13, 2012

CBC News Posted: Feb 13, 2012 – 3:01 PM ET Last Updated:  Feb 13, 2012 – 2:57 PM ET [audio:http://mediawatch.uccs.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/quirksandquarks.mp3|titles=Quirks and Quarks featuring Frederick Coolidge of UCCS] A lack of creativity and the inability to (Read More)

Colorado Matters: American Provence

November 22, 2011

Remember when there was all that anti-French sentiment around the start of the war in Iraq? About that time, UCCS geographer Thomas P. Huber read about The Leroux Creek Inn near Hotchkiss in western Colorado. (Read More)

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