Post Profile

Thanks To The Drought, Mount Wilson Observatory Has No Running Water

A reminder that we're still in the thick of a drought. [ more › ]
read more


Related Posts

Life In Time Of Drought: Will Mount Shasta Bottle Its Water For Profit?

News : Huffington Post

This piece was originally published on Capital & Main. To sign up for Leighton Woodhouse’s email newsletter on the drought, go to Land of Thirst. Nine years ago, Raven Stevens moved to Mount Shasta, California, after being priced ou...

Mount Wilson Observatory in Pasadena, California

Lifestyle / Travel : Atlas Obscura

At the peak of Mount Wilson in the San Gabriel Mountains, overlooking the vast L.A. sprawl, there is an observatory over 100 hundred years old. It was there that Edwin Hubble used a telescope mirror over eight feet wide to made two ...

Big-ass flying boats full of water save LA from fiery doom!

Humor : Boing Boing

A ginormous amphibious air tanker called the Martin Mars just made a massive water drop over Mount Wilson, the hill northeast of Los Angeles where the century-old Mount Wilson Observatory and nearby TV, radio and cell phone towers a...

Station Fire: Mount Wilson Observatory

Business & Finance / Economics : Grasping Reality with Both Hands

As of 7:34 PM PDT: >Mount Wilson Observatory Battles Station Fire for Another Long Night: The... photo is from the Mount Wilson Observatory webcam at 7:34pm. The TV antennas are still standing, as is the historical landmark of the c...

Mount Wilson Observatory has completely run out of water

Business & Finance / Real Estate : Curbed LA

Drought causes shutdown of fountains and restrooms Since Friday, astronomers and hikers alike have been treated to a rude awakening after arriving at the Mount Wilson Observatory. After that long trek up the mountain, they may be in...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC