Forest Canopy

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  • ... U.S. history is rapidly approaching, a casualty of the drought and “water wars” in the Southwest . California's largest lake—the Salton Sea in the Sonoran desert - is disappearing. As Breaking Point reveals, large swaths of lake bed ...
  • ... deserts haven't been as hard-hit by the state's drought as the rest of the state, relatively speaking , botanists from ... which grows in just four patches in the Mojave Desert near Barstow, can do better in drought conditions than many ...
  • ... widespread throughout the less-developed parts of the desert southwest . [scald=34698:kl_image_original_context ... other, then sparred again. I watched through the window. In our last place in Palm Springs, I'd have grabbed the phone to call the ...
  • ... 23. Hosted by Pop2 Cultural Arts Center and Arskapa.com. " Desert City" by Pablo Ribot licensed under Creative Commons ... (aka Music Sharing) License. In 2007, International Meeting Of Styles Organization (MoS) joined with ... others met up with artists from the region and around the Southwest . "Meeting of Styles is so important because it joins together ...
  • ... Wednesday to devote proceeds from closing a polluting desert coal-fired power plant to promote renewable projects to benefit the ... shut down its 1,580-megawatt Mohave Generating Station in Laughlin, Nevada in 2005. The Mohave station was the terminus of an ...
  • ... two weeks later. The treaty banned all nuclear testing in the atmosphere, in outer space, and under water. It effectively put an ... and forever changed our perceptions of the American desert . It was an era that gave rise to that ultimate mid-century image of ...
  • In the process of crafting his own California fairytale, Charles Lummis drove ... of a well-to-do New England family, he would become the Southwest's most important early booster. This love affair with the Wild West ... was surrounded by stone guest houses that looked like medieval cottages. While some guests found the setting rather cold and ...
  • ... ecosystem than letting it burn. But that's not true of the desert . [scald=26109:kl_image_original_context]Palm Springs caught a break ... abundant rain and snow, there is presently no large-scale drought in California. For the higher terrain, significant activity could ...
  • ... rock formations are the result of eons of erosion. In Utah's Zion National Park, Art explores surreal slot canyons carved from ... hidden in tribal lands. With its brilliant light, red desert rock, cobalt blue skies, golden cotton woods and white-barked Aspens, ...
  • ... rubble that is 21st-century Timbuktu, to find the Imam who shows him original astronomical textbooks that pre-date Galileo’s ... next leg of his journey, a camel train across the Tenere desert to Algeria. Omar introduces him to the delights and vicissitudes of ...

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