pSummary: An SMU scientific team has identified the cause of "mystery booms" in California's Gold Country./ppBy George Warren/p
pSONORA - So-called "mystery booms" that have puzzled residents in California's Gold Country appear to be coming from a U.S. military installation over 100 miles away in the Nevada desert.br /
The Hawthorne Army Depot routinely destroys obsolete munitions on weekdays between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m -- the period of time when many of the nearly 2,300 members of the Facebook group "Mother Lode Mystery Booms" have reported hearing the blasts.br /
Glen White, a science instructor at Columbia College outside Sonora, said the sound coming from Hawthorne appears to carry especially well in the...
EUGENE, ORE. (SMU) – SMU’s Bryson DeChambeau shot a two-under in the third round, and now holds a share of the lead heading into the final day of the Pacific Coast Amateur Championship at the Eugene Country Club.