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Alamo

the. a mission in San Antonio, Texas, the site of a siege and massacre in 1836 by Mexican forces under Santa Anna of a handful of American rebels fighting for Texan independence from Mexico

Alamo

fort at San Antonio that was site of Mexican massacre of Texans (1836). [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 8]
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Together, Panasas and Los Alamos are showcasing the architectural breakthrough of the Panasas storage cluster," said Garth Gibson, Panasas founder and chief technology officer.
With their relocation division and commercial real estate relationships, we anticipate growth in those areas as well as with recruiting more sales professionals to service the Los Alamos area.
This infuriated scientists at Los Alamos, who had in fact run the thermonuclear tests that had helped pave the way for the bomb.
ASCI is a collaboration among Los Alamos and its sister national laboratories--Lawrence Livermore and Sandia--and the Defense Programs office of the National Nuclear Security Administration that creates the leading-edge computational modeling and simulation capabilities essential for maintaining the safety, reliability and performance of the US nuclear stockpile and reducing the nuclear danger.
Using a grant from AMERICAN FORESTS' Wildfire ReLeaf program, TNM organized a workshop on tree planting in the Los Alamos area.
This will be the second CRAY T3D system at Los Alamos, Ewald said.
The key credit characteristic of Los Alamos Utility System (LUS) is the electric utility's largest customer, the Department of Energy's (DOE), owner of LANL.
The ENSERCH/Los Alamos team is testing the extent to which producing formations have been drained by hydraulic fracturing in ENSERCH's Opelika gas field in Henderson County in East Texas.
The EpiCast system is a useful tool for predicting and combating the spread of Avian Flu," said Duncan McBranch, leader of the Technology Transfer Division at Los Alamos National Laboratory.
At the end of September, Alamos had delivered to the leach pad, 377,000 tonnes of uncrushed run-of-mine ore grading 1.
Alamos is sufficiently funded to complete construction of the Mulatos mine.