Posts Tagged ‘Texas’

Time Travel Through Ancient Texas Reef System

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

Rocks from the fossil Permian Reef in the Guadalupe Mountains of West Texas are offering clues about changes in sea level and marine life 265 million years ago. Found at YouTube from AggieMedia.

Explosions Light Up Fort Worth Skyline

Friday, June 24th, 2011

The aftermath of a thunderstorm in Fort Worth, Texas on May 10, 2011 led to a series of downed 12,470 volt power lines and transformer explosions. Found at YouTube from BrianLuenser.

Marfa, The Artiest Town In Texas

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Take a trip to the West Texas Chihuahuan Desert, where the road-side town of Marfa is an oasis for everything from stark cubes to crewelwork. Found at Vimeo from Etsy.

First Americans 15,500 Years Old

Friday, May 6th, 2011

Texas A&M Prof Mike Waters discusses new research that shows early man arrived in Texas — and North America — far earlier than anyone previously believed. Research shows that the earliest residents came at least 15,500 years ago – about 2,500 years earlier than previously discovered. Found at YouTube from AggieMedia.

Chupacabras In Texas?

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

Some residents of Hood County, Texas, believe two bizarre beasts killed near Fort Worth are real-life examples of the legendary “goat suckers” of Latin-American lore. Found at AOL News.

Landmark Tower Implosion

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

Cool! A skyscraper impoldes! Found at YouTube from carlos786.