Nevada is a state in the northwestern United States. Its capital is Carson City.
In the 1880s, Martin McFly was killed with a bowie knife in Virginia City, Nevada during a fight he got in to try to prove that he was not a coward.
When Nevada legalized gambling in 1931, Las Vegas, Nevada became a tourist destination for entertainment and gambling. Before that, as mentioned by Zeke in 1885, there was nothing in Las Vegas but desert. Marty McFly and Jennifer Parker were married in Las Vegas at the Chapel O' Love.
The Colorado River flows through Nevada, as well as Colorado, Utah, Arizona, California, and Mexico.
In 1992, Emmett Brown discussed hydro-electric power at the Hoover Dam and the Colorado River.