Archive for July, 2010

Increased crime dims luster of California’s state parks

  Date Saturday, July 31st, 2010

Things can get a little rowdy at some of Monterey County’s best-known attractions state parks.


California is the primary US stop for LHC’s ALICE data

  Date Friday, July 30th, 2010

( DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory ) One month a year, the nuclei of lead atoms traveling near the speed of light will collide in the Large Hadron Collider’s (LHC) ALICE experiment. Ten percent of all of the data collected in this month will travel from Switzerland to NERSC at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Northern California …


United States Mint Introduces Yosemite National Park Quarter

  Date Thursday, July 29th, 2010

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — United States Mint Director Ed Moy, joined by National Park Service officials, today introduced to the Nation the new quarter honoring Yosemite National Park in California. The coin’s reverse (tails side) design features the iconic El Capitan, the largest granite monolith in the world.


California delegation heads to Gulf Coast

  Date Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

California has seen its share of natural disasters, whether wildfires, mudslides or earthquakes. And now, state tourism and disaster recovery experts are offering their expertise to the Gulf of Mexico. A California delegation is visiting the gulf region… Gulf of Mexico – United States – California – Mississippi – Natural disaster


California delegation heads to Gulf Coast

  Date Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

California has seen its share of natural disasters, whether wildfires, mudslides or earthquakes. And now, state tourism and disaster recovery experts are offering their expertise to the Gulf of Mexico. A California delegation is visiting the gulf region… Gulf of Mexico – United States – California – Mississippi – Natural disaster