V.25 No.52 | 12/29/2016
The Mewment is Now
Friday, Jan 6: Cat Lady Crafts Reception
By Maggie Grimason [ Thu Jan 5 2017 10:00 AM ]
See artwork about not always fitting in in the art world and rejection in other facets of life from artist Sara MacNeil. Runs through 1/31. Performances by dancer Ariel Burge and comedians Danger K Varoz and Caitlin Minton.
V.25 No.35 | 09/01/2016
The Daily Word in Slave Labor, NASA and Honeybees
By Monica Schmitt [ Tue Sep 6 2016 11:12 AM ]
A new study gives insight into treating anxiety disorders. Scientists determine that the key isn't simply lowering cortisol levels in the brain, it's lowering them in particular areas of the brain.
NASA always seems to be working on something mind-blowing and certainly larger than life. These days, it's a mission for a spacecraft called Osiris-Rex. Ever wondered what ingredients were involved in the making of the solar system? This spacecraft aims to follow a 500 meter, carbon-rich asteroid holding the answers.
Coffee is an essential component in many Americans' lives, but how much do you think about the origin of your precious roast? Not to put a damper on your beautiful, caffeinated morning but you can most likely thank slave labor for that latte.
Wake me up when the election ends.
I can almost smell musty pages and feel the buzzing yearning for knowledge from here.
In an attempt to kill mosquitoes carrying Zika virus, an aerial pesticide sprayed in South Carolina killed millions of honeybees. The sweet creatures crawled from their hives to escape the poison but died just outside the entrance.
It's bat season! Carlsbad Caverns National Park is home to hundreds of bats that head to Mexico when the weather gets chilly (so, right about now). Before you take a road trip to watch them pour out of the caves at dusk, here's some info about these little winged creatures.
Would you run 8.8 miles to school every day while barefoot? This guy would (and did). Read about the importance of education to Uganda native James Arinaitwe, who gladly took the lengthy journey to learn in his youth.
V.25 No.31 | 08/04/2016
Saturday, Aug 13: Humble Coffee Company's 2nd Annual Birthday Bash
By Monica Schmitt [ Thu Aug 11 2016 11:00 AM ]
Enjoy a beer garden, food trucks, artist vendors, games and local bands like Red Light Cameras. Bring a t-shirt to be screen printed or purchase a shirt on site.
V.25 No.27 | 07/07/2016
The Daily Word in Coffee, Deep Sea Discoveries and Van Gogh's Ear
By Monica Schmitt [ Tue Jul 12 2016 10:39 AM ]
Hopefully this doesn't ruin Calvin and Hobbes for you...
Humans aren't the only primates that use tools! According to a new archaeological find, capuchin monkeys have been using them for 700 years.
The way coffee affects you is predominantly determined by your genetic makeup.
Scientists have used their smarts to develop a perfectly rationed bar of fancy weed chocolate. Thanks, guys.
This uniquely addictive game is Pavlov's-dogging your brain.
Artistic genius fueled by mental illness?
Sea explorers discover nearly two dozen sunken ships in the Aegean Sea spanning more than 2,000 years of Greek history.
V.25 No.18 | 05/05/2016
Hey Bob, Try a Kebab
Saturday, May 7: Albuquerque Turkish Festival
By Renee Chavez [ Fri May 6 2016 2:00 PM ]
Sample Turkish-Mediterranean cuisine, see cultural exhibits, folk dances, live music, arts and crafts and more.
V.25 No.12 | 3/24/2016
The Daily Word in Lawsuits, Zoo Escapes and The Easter Bunny
By Desiree Garcia [ Mon Mar 21 2016 3:43 PM ]
A Siamang monkey escaped from the Biopark Zoo this weekend and I missed it.
It’s been proven that the early 2000’s will obviously never die. Now what about bringing back those 2000’s fashion trends?
V.25 No.10 | 03/10/2016
Off the Wagon, Into the Cocoa
Saturday, Mar 19: Southwest Chocolate and Coffee Fest
By Joshua Lee [ Thu Mar 17 2016 12:00 PM ]
Over 120 vendors showcasing, sampling and selling chocolates, candies, fresh roasted coffee, cakes, teas, beer, wine and much more.
V.25 No.9 | 3/3/2016
The Daily Word in Leonardo DiCaprio, Donald Trump and Starbucks
By Desiree Garcia [ Mon Feb 29 2016 1:30 PM ]
The day has come where we bid farewell to what we thought would be never ending memes. Leonardo DiCaprio has finally one an Oscar. *tears of joy and support*
Donald Trump may not be a big hit but these piñata’s definitely are.
Catch me putting away my bag of chips and actually sticking to my New Years resolution with this new fitness program coming to Albuquerque.
The future is now. Or just another ridiculous new trend.
V.24 No.39 | 09/24/2015
The Daily Word in Trump's tax plan, @snowden and how the sadness ended for the Log Lady (she died)
By Geoffrey Plant [ Tue Sep 29 2015 12:22 PM ]
It is National Coffee Day.
CYFD shut down an Albuquerque daycare center after it was discovered that a worker had regularly been "mistreating" babies.
A large bundle of weed fell out of the sky and crushed a dog house.
Bigot county clerk Kim Davis has Pope Francis in her corner.
Whole Foods is laying off 1500 employees in order to cut prices in it's stores.
V.24 No.38 | 9/17/2015
The Caffeine Dispensary
Acquiring my drug of choice at Blunt Bros. Coffee
By Ty Bannerman
Craving some stimulation? Then head on down to the old caffeine dispensary and get your fix.
V.24 No.37 | 9/10/2015
The Daily Word: Rhythms of Life
By Robert Maestas [ Thu Sep 3 2015 2:14 PM ]
Working class genius.
Spin me, right round.
Devil in the details.
Rhythms of life.
Phobias, now is glorious technicolor!
V.24 No.22 | 5/28/2015
The Daily Word in lightning, moustaches, couch abuse and erectile dysfunction
By Constance Moss [ Mon May 25 2015 11:00 AM ]
Severe weather is killing and disappearing people in Texas and Oklahoma.
Ever wondered who invented Memorial Day?
Daily coffee consumption could be the reason your wiener is working properly.
Colorado is throwing $100 Million in good taxpayer money after bad for the completion of this colossal construction failure.
While on the way to Ruidoso via motorcycle, a woman was struck by lightning.
A male Flight Attendant was caught smuggling passports in his skivvies and has been sentenced to 5 years in prison.
It’s the 10th anniversary of Tom Cruise jumping on Oprah’s couch.
A Santa Fe vandal almost won the Darwin Award.
V.24 No.9 | 2/26/2015
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com
The Practice and Pleasures of Zendo
Coffee at Zendo ArtEspresso
By M. Brianna Stallings
This Downtown café offers local art and great coffee.
V.24 No.4 | 1/22/2015
Sip, Paint, Repeat
By Blake Driver
Do you like your art with a bar? Or your bar with some art? Scope these Burque-riffic ways to do either.
V.23 No.40 | 10/2/2014
photos by Eric Williams ericwphoto.com
Blessed Are the Humble
New coffee shop offers neighborliness, Pop-Tarts
By Ty Bannerman
Have a cappucino and a “pie-tart” at this new café near the University.
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