Bighorn Mountains http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Mountain Passes Open In Time For Memorial Day http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/mountain-passes-open-time-memorial-day <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">All but one of Wyoming’s mountain pass highways will be&nbsp;open for&nbsp;Memorial Day weekend. &nbsp;The Wyoming Department of Transportation shuts down several of the state’s passes because of deep snow during winter months. &nbsp;Maintenance engineer Tim </span>McGary<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says it wasn't clear&nbsp;they would be able to get Snowy Range Pass between Centennial and Saratoga open in time.</span></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 20:49:11 +0000 Melodie Edwards 58780 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Mountain Passes Open In Time For Memorial Day Scientists Study Climate Cores For Hints Of Climate Change http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/scientists-study-climate-cores-hints-climate-change <p>An international team of scientists are studying earth core samples from the Bighorn Mountains to better understand climate change. Traces of natural substances leave hints about ancient climates in the rock.</p> Sat, 04 Feb 2012 01:40:29 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 19038 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Scientists Study Climate Cores For Hints Of Climate Change