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The fossil dig in Snowmass Village (credit: Denver Museum of Nature and Science)

Theory On Snowmass Ice Age Mastodons: Quicksand

Scientist at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science say they’re testing a theory that an earthquake or a series of earthquakes turned an ancient lakebed into quicksand.

11/10/2011

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Aspen Skico Disappointed With Growth Rate

Aspen Skiing Co. executives are promising to do better this year after the company’s skier visits failed to match the growth rates of the Colorado ski industry last winter.

10/19/2011

Travis Rice of the USA performs an air during the Freestyle Day of the World Heli Challlenge at Mount Aspiring National Park on August 3, 2010 in Wanaka, New Zealand.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Snowboarder Rice Goes Big On ‘The Art of Flight’

Extreme snowboarder Travis Rice isn’t interested in making mere “ski porn” films — the downhill documentaries known for showing trick after breath-taking trick over a soundtrack of thrashing guitars.

09/05/2011

A fossil from the Snowmass dig (credit: CBS)

Scientists Show Off Ice Age Fossils In Denver

Thousands of bones have made their way from Colorado’s high country to Denver, and on Tuesday scientists at the Museum of Nature & Science showed off the fossils.

07/12/2011

Kirk Johnson, spokesman for the Denver Museum of Nature & Science (credit: CBS)

Museum To Show Off Thousands Of Bones Unearthed Near Snowmass

Crews have recovered nearly 5,000 fossils from a site near Snowmass Village since excavation began last year.

07/08/2011

The fossil dig in Snowmass Village (credit: Denver Museum of Nature and Science)

Ice Age Fossil Excavation Wraps Up In Snowmass This Weekend

The Ice Age fossil excavation work in Snowmass Village wraps up over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

07/01/2011

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More Ice Age Discoveries Revealed In Snowmass Village

More discoveries from the Ice Age are revealed in Snowmass Village. The dig team has found more than 4,000 fossils from the site at the Ziegler Reservoir.

06/24/2011

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Scientists Gather To Review Ice Age Fossils

Scientists from North America and Europe are gathering in Snowmass Village this weekend to study Ice Age fossils recovered from a reservoir under construction.

06/18/2011

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Fossils Shed Light On Ice Age Mastodons Life Span

Scientists say an excavation site in western Colorado has unearthed fossils for ice age mastodons of all ages.

06/03/2011

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More Than 546 Bones Found At Snowmass Village Fossil Dig

There were more discoveries at that fossil dig site near Snowmass Village.

05/31/2011

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