mesa del sol


V.25 No.35 | 09/01/2016

Event Horizon

Free Play

Friday, Sep 9: NM Game Jam

A 48 hour game development challenge uniting industry veterans, students and hobbyists to create new opportunities for game development growth in New Mexico.
V.23 No.34 | 8/21/2014

Reel World

A/V-Q

“The Man-App” screens at Indie Q, We Served Too plays Nuclear Museum, Gravity airs out on the Mesa.
V.23 No.30 |
Courtesy of Paws and Stripes

Alibi Picks

Be a Running Hero

Paws and Stripes invites you and your dogs to join in for their first 5K event.
V.20 No.33 | 8/18/2011

Feature

Sandia Labs Mixed Waste Landfill

The EPA says the Sandia Labs Mixed Waste Landfill isn’t a threat, but a 2011 report by Citizen Action says otherwise. The mixed-waste landfill lies directly above the main source of water for 600,000 Albuquerque residents. From 1959 to 1988 the landfill was used for disposal of low-level radioactive materials. Contaminants include nickel, cadmium, nitrate and chromium, all of which can cause nasty health problems with overexposure. What’s more, Mesa del Sol—a “green” community development touting that its “respect for the environment result[s] in a healthier, simpler, more sustainable way to live”—just broke ground adjacent to the site. (EK)

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