With Democratic Governor of Colorado John Hickenlooper signing three gun control measures, the formerly reliable red state has been anything but lately. David Sirota from Salon helps the NOW panel get to the bottom of this Rocky Mountain high.
SAN FRANCISCO — Early snowmelt in Colorado's Rocky Mountains has cued flowers to bloom early, causing honeybees and hummingbirds to miss feeding opportunities, new research suggests. The animals arrive at their usual feeding times, but are now too late. Full story
This NOAA satellite image taken Friday, November 09, 2012 at 11:00 AM EDT shows a low pressure system over the Rocky Mountains with snow and cloudy conditions from Montana to Utah. Rain showers and cloudy condition across the southwest United States.
epa03262264 Wildfires flare-up in the Roosevelt National Forest west of Ft. Collins, Colorado, USA, 12 May 2012, as the High Park Fire continues to burn out of control in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. The fire, which is believed to have been started by lightning, is now covering over 43000 a