New Mexico

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Celebrating World UFO Day

Sixty-one years ago today, a ranch foreman named Mack Brazel went for a walk near his sheep ranch in Roswell, N.M., and nothing was ever the same. The Takeaway celebrates World UFO Day using historical tape and film clips to look at how pop culture grabbed on to the UFO craze and never let go.

Snow Geese – Up and Away

By the thousands, Snow Geese stop by the Bosque del Apache wildlife reserve in New Mexico, on their way to warmer climes. Writer Mark Seth Lender observed them as they fed and took off into the open sky.