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Stamford Advocate
Hell and high water: Life in 'the world's most miserable country' keeps getting worseenergy consumption, relying on hydroelectric at home and shipping the country's
Hell and high water: Life in 'the world's most miserable country' keeps getting worse
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
energy consumption, relying on hydroelectric at home and shipping the country's vast oil wealth abroad. Churing out over 10 megawatts of power, the Guri dam puts out five times the power produced by the Hoover Dam, according to The Post. See... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hell and high water: Life in 'the world's most miserable country' keeps getting worseenergy consumption, relying on hydroelectric at home and shipping the country's
Hell and high water: Life in 'the world's most miserable country' keeps getting worse
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
energy consumption, relying on hydroelectric at home and shipping the country's vast oil wealth abroad. Churing out over 10 megawatts of power, the Guri dam puts out five times the power produced by the Hoover Dam, according to The Post. See... Read more
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Greenwich Time
These expertly-crafted Lego models of world landmarks are something to beholdarchitectural wonder and the creativity and imagination that's possible with th
These expertly-crafted Lego models of world landmarks are something to behold
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 days ago
architectural wonder and the creativity and imagination that's possible with the Lego brick." Other models include the Hoover Dam, Disney World's Cinderella Castle, the St. Louis Gateway Arch, the (as of yet unopened) Ping An Finance Center in... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Debunking the presidential campaign promisesissue, it’s entirely a political question,” Su said. “Can we do it? Sure. We’ve
Debunking the presidential campaign promises
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 12 days ago
issue, it’s entirely a political question,” Su said. “Can we do it? Sure. We’ve built big projects before. We built the Hoover Dam. We sent someone to the moon. So certainly it can be done. But the funding would have to come from Congress, and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Key moments in Arizona historyDepression, which drives numerous people out of work, including Mexicans who wo
Key moments in Arizona history
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 days ago
Depression, which drives numerous people out of work, including Mexicans who worked in mines and on ranches and farms.1936: Hoover Dam over the Colorado River, Central Arizona Project Hoover Dam and Lake Mead, June 19, 2015. (Photo: Mark Henle/The... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Las Vegas Travel Guide: Flights, hotels, dos and don'tshigher.'' The fees will apply to overnight guests and casino hoppers. Need a d
Las Vegas Travel Guide: Flights, hotels, dos and don'ts
The Arizona Republic / Posted 13 days ago
higher.'' The fees will apply to overnight guests and casino hoppers. Need a diversion along the drive? Stop at the Hoover Dam or Lake Mead and venture well past the visitor centers. At Hoover Dam, take a $30 tour into the dam's powerplant... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
The highest-grossing movie filmed in every stateNebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,01
The highest-grossing movie filmed in every state
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 days ago
Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,014,000 Filming Locations in Nevada: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas, Nevada#29. New Hampshire Total U.S. Box Office Revenue:... Read more
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Island Packet
Highest-grossing movie filmed in every stateNebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,01
Highest-grossing movie filmed in every state
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,014,000 Filming Locations in Nevada: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas, Nevada#29. New Hampshire Total U.S. Box Office Revenue:... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
The highest-grossing movie filmed in Virginia earned $402,077,000Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,01
The highest-grossing movie filmed in Virginia earned $402,077,000
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,014,000 Filming Locations in Nevada: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas, Nevada#29. New Hampshire Total U.S. Box Office Revenue:... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
See the highest-grossing movies filmed in every stateNebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,01
See the highest-grossing movies filmed in every state
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 17 days ago
Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,014,000 Filming Locations in Nevada: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas, Nevada#29. New Hampshire Total U.S. Box Office Revenue:... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
The highest-grossing movie filmed in Wisconsin is…Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,01
The highest-grossing movie filmed in Wisconsin is…
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 17 days ago
Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,014,000 Filming Locations in Nevada: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas, Nevada#29. New Hampshire Total U.S. Box Office Revenue:... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
See the highest-grossing movies filmed in every stateNebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,01
See the highest-grossing movies filmed in every state
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,014,000 Filming Locations in Nevada: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas, Nevada#29. New Hampshire Total U.S. Box Office Revenue:... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
See the highest-grossing movies filmed in every stateNebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,01
See the highest-grossing movies filmed in every state
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,014,000 Filming Locations in Nevada: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas, Nevada#29. New Hampshire Total U.S. Box Office Revenue:... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
See the Highest-Grossing Movies Filmed in Every StateNebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,01
See the Highest-Grossing Movies Filmed in Every State
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 17 days ago
Nebraska#28. Nevada Film: Transformers Total U.S. Box Office Revenue: $319,014,000 Filming Locations in Nevada: Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park and Las Vegas, Nevada#29. New Hampshire Total U.S. Box Office Revenue:... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Harris: Sustainable laudering tipsOr, even more so, if every household in America switched to cold water, it woul
Harris: Sustainable laudering tips
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Or, even more so, if every household in America switched to cold water, it would be equivalent to the power produced by Hoover Dam in 20 months. It would also save each household, $60 to $100 per year in power savings. The research has proven... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The New Middle Kingdom Of Concrete And The Red Depression Aheadmonumental public buildings and much more. If you want an analogy, 6.6 gigaton
The New Middle Kingdom Of Concrete And The Red Depression Ahead
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 days ago
monumental public buildings and much more. If you want an analogy, 6.6 gigatons of cement is 14.5 trillion pounds. The Hoover dam used about 1.8 billion pounds of cement. So in 3 years China consumed enough cement to build the Hoover dam 8,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Go to China and Beyondfor power. The three gorges dam is 2.3 kilometres long, 185 metres tall, 5 tim
Buhari Go to China and Beyond
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
for power. The three gorges dam is 2.3 kilometres long, 185 metres tall, 5 times larger than United States of America's Hoover Dam and generates 11 times more electricity than the former. The three gorges dam is so gargantuan that it literally... Read more
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The New Yorker
Inside America’s Infrastructure Problemeverything.” Infrastructure was once at the heart of American public policy. W
Inside America’s Infrastructure Problem
The New Yorker / Posted 18 days ago
everything.” Infrastructure was once at the heart of American public policy. Works such as the Los Angeles Aqueduct, Hoover Dam, and the Interstate Highway System transformed the economy. Today, we spend significantly less, as a share of... Read more
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So Bad So Good
Incredible Color Photos Of Famous Structures Being BuiltBasilica of the Sacred Heart of MontmartreMount RushmoreThe London BridgeThe St
Incredible Color Photos Of Famous Structures Being Built
So Bad So Good / Posted 22 days ago
Basilica of the Sacred Heart of MontmartreMount RushmoreThe London BridgeThe Statue of LibertyTrafalgar Square in LondonThe Hoover Dam Stunning Dandelion Bursts Encased In A Crystal Orb This Lamp Creates A Beautiful Thunderstorm In Your Room This... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Fleet of self-driving trucks rumbles across Europeroad in Nevada for its first pilot test almost a year ago today. Daimler unveil
Fleet of self-driving trucks rumbles across Europe
techcentral.ie / Posted 22 days ago
road in Nevada for its first pilot test almost a year ago today. Daimler unveiled its 18-wheeler during a ceremony at the Hoover Dam. The Freightliner Inspiration Truck, a concept truck, underwent extensive testing, Daimler said, before the... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland Elks Lodge getting historic face lifthistoric renovation projects. According to his website, he matched the origina
Loveland Elks Lodge getting historic face lift
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
historic renovation projects. According to his website, he matched the original colors and restored the bathrooms at the Hoover Dam among other projects across the United States. His 2012 restoration of the Grand Theater in Grand Island, Neb.,... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Groundbreaking ceremony held for Project NEONSandoval on Project Neon: This is the single largest infrastructure investment
Groundbreaking ceremony held for Project NEON
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 23 days ago
Sandoval on Project Neon: This is the single largest infrastructure investment in Nevada history, this is bigger than the Hoover dam" Sandoval: It's another example that our state is emerging from economic hardship, this will create 4,000 jobs... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Steinberg moves $1.4 million into Sacramento mayoral account– has raised roughly $235,000, the latest filings with the city of Sacramento s
Steinberg moves $1.4 million into Sacramento mayoral account
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
– has raised roughly $235,000, the latest filings with the city of Sacramento show. “This is Steinberg opening up the Hoover Dam to water the petunias in his backyard,” Ashby political strategist Josh Pulliam said. “In doing so, he is... Read more
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Raw Story
Bill Nye: Millennial voters may force the GOP to admit climate change is legitare you going to do about climate change? What we need are big ideas to pull to
Bill Nye: Millennial voters may force the GOP to admit climate change is legit
Raw Story / Posted 24 days ago
are you going to do about climate change? What we need are big ideas to pull together and do these extraordinary things. Hoover Dam, Grand Coulee Dam, person on the moon — we can do big things.” “So along this line, everybody, if you’re out... Read more
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express
Timewarp to a bygone age: Stunning colour images of world famous landmarks being builttechnology, old black and white pictures have been digitally reconstructed to s
Timewarp to a bygone age: Stunning colour images of world famous landmarks being built
express / Posted 25 days ago
technology, old black and white pictures have been digitally reconstructed to show landmarks from Tower Bridge to the Hoover Dam being built in supreme colour. They open our eyes to a world gone by, bringing out details previously thought... Read more
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The Space Review
Federal legislation to jumpstart space solar powerproviding 5 gigawatts of baseload electrical power. Each will provide roughly t
Federal legislation to jumpstart space solar power
The Space Review / Posted 26 days ago
providing 5 gigawatts of baseload electrical power. Each will provide roughly two and half times the power output of the Hoover Dam. During the last century when the United States significantly expanded hydroelectric power generation in the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
No, California's drought isn't over. Here's why easing the drought rules would be a big mistakeearlier. Indications abound that the regional drought is far from over. The wa
No, California's drought isn't over. Here's why easing the drought rules would be a big mistake
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
earlier. Indications abound that the regional drought is far from over. The water level of Lake Mead, the reservoir behind Hoover Dam that stores Southern California's Colorado River supply, stood last week at 1,081.32 feet above sea level — a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Easing California's drought restrictions would be a mistakeearlier. Indications abound that the regional drought is far from over. The wa
Easing California's drought restrictions would be a mistake
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
earlier. Indications abound that the regional drought is far from over. The water level of Lake Mead, the reservoir behind Hoover Dam that stores Southern California's Colorado River supply, stood last week at 1,081.32 feet above sea level — a... Read more
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