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Arizona wildlife manager accidentally kills endangered red squirrel

A state wildlife manager unintentionally shot and killed an endangered Mount Graham red squirrel Wednesday on the mountain near Safford, the Arizona Game and Fish Department reported.

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Dry winter brings wildfire fears in S. Arizona

The warm, dry winter — with a lack of normal rain and snowfall — has primed Southeastern Arizona for potentially widespread wildfires this year, say national forest and parks officials.

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Red squirrels endangered, but breeding program could come to the rescue

Red squirrels endangered, but breeding program could come to the rescue

PHOENIX - "Al" and "Bob" bound across their cages when Stuart Wells opens the door to their room at the Phoenix Zoo's conservation center.

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Wildfire's advance toward structures stopped in eastern Arizona

Crews battling a lightning-sparked fire near Safford have been able to stop the fire's advance toward about 20 structures near Klondyke in eastern Arizona.

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Lightning sparks wildfire in SE Arizona

A wildfire sparked Monday evening by lightning was threatening 20 structures near Klondyke in Eastern Arizona, not far from Safford.

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Research Corporation at 100

Research Corporation at 100

Just after the turn of the 20th century, California scientist Frederick Gardner Cottrell had a vision of how to help a growing number of risk-taking scientists develop new technologies for the public good.

February 19, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Research Corporation at 100

Research Corporation at 100

Ernest Lawrence, a University of California-Berkeley professor, invented the cyclotron, a type of particle accelerator used in research. His work was supported by Research Corporation in 1934-1942.

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Research Corporation at 100

Research Corporation at 100

Grote Reber's work on radio waves was supported by Research Corporation from 1952 to 1973 and led to the invention of radio astronomy.

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Research Corporation at 100

Research Corporation at 100

Robert Goddard's early work in rocketry was supported by Research Corp. in the 1920s.

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Research Corporation at 100

Research Corporation at 100

founded Research Corp. in 1912.

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Research Corporation at 100

Research Corporation at 100

The massive Large Binocular Telescope on Mount Graham opens its mirrors to the setting sun as it begins its nighttime observations of the heavens.

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