The Maroon Bells are a pair of peaks in the Elk Mountains of Colorado, United States, close to the town of Aspen. The two peaks are separated by around 500 meters (one-third of a mile). Maroon Peak is the higher of the two, with an altitude of 14,163 feet (4317.0 m), ...
· The founder of Huawei has said there is "no way the US can crush" the company, in an interview with the BBC. From the report: Ren Zhengfei, founder and president of Huawei, described the arrest of his daughter Meng Wanzhou, the company's chief financial officer, as politically motivated.
Archer Daniels Midland plans to get ahead of increased soy acreage on the Prairies by upgrading two crushing plants to handle more soybeans. The U.S. agrifood firm said Monday it will upgrade its processing plant at Enderlin, N.D., about 80 km southwest of Fargo, to crush soybeans as well as canola and sunflower seed.
Nuclear power plants generate more than half of the US's low-carbon electricity. However, record low gas prices associated with the US fracking boom have made many existing nuclear plants uncompetitive in the current market. About 90 terawatt hours (TWh) of nuclear generation is scheduled to
Sassafras is a U.S. native tree. It's primary ingredient safrole is used to make the drug MDMA(ecstasy) as well as being a traditional root beer flavoring. It's primary ingredient safrole is used to make the drug MDMA(ecstasy) as well as being a traditional root beer flavoring.
Common Weeds in Puerto Rico and U.S. Islands A bilingual guide to the common weeds of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Islands is now available from the USDA NRCS. It is useful not only in the Caribbean region but also in tropical to warm temperate areas throughout the Americas and beyond.