I recently escaped to Lake Tahoe for some much needed rest and relaxation. After hours in the car with two kids, we finally arrived at our hotel, desperate to cool our heels in the pool. And then it happened. The bellman brought our luggage to our room, and my husband and I exchanged horrified looks. […]
On a recent Saturday morning on the western shores of Lake Tahoe in Northern California, Graham Hawkes gave RobbReport.com a demonstration in his newest toy, the DeepFlight Dragon submersible, which is quite possibly the easiest-to-operate vehicle of its kind. Show More Summary
Lake Tahoe is famous for preserving dead bodies in good condition over many years, therefore it is a natural place to organize the SUSY conference. As a tribute to this event, here is a plot from a recent ATLAS meta-analysis: It shows the constraints on the gluino and the lightest neutralino masses in the pMSSM. Show More Summary
SUSY 2015, this year’s version of the big annual conference on supersymmetry, has been going on for the past week at Lake Tahoe. Joe Lykken began his summary talk by explaining how as a kid he was a big fan … Continue reading ?
In our latest review video, Loz scoots over to Lake Tahoe, California, where the Deepflight team is testing its new personal submersible. Shaped like Speed Racer's Mach 5, the Deepflight Dragon is actually an upside-down manned quadcopter...Show More Summary
The Nevada Museum of Art has organized the first major art historical survey exhibition of one of America?s most beloved landscapes. TAHOE: A Visual History spans over two centuries of cultural and creative production related to theShow More Summary
While wildfires are currently devastating larges swaths of northern California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho and western Montana, an interesting experiment is underway at Lake Tahoe and central Nevada. Imagine Steve Jobs meets wildfire....Show More Summary
When you get an opportunity to go fly a 1.6 million dollar electric personal submarine that looks like a Formula One car, but operates like a quadcopter in reverse, on beautiful Lake Tahoe, California, damnit you take that opportunity. Show More Summary
There are lakes and then there are lakes. Glacially formed 2 million years ago, Tahoe, the continent's largest alpine lake, is the latter. At more than 122 million acre-feet, it's America's largest body of water outside the Great Lakes, and with depths of about 1,650 feet, only Crater Lake is deeper. Show More Summary
In 1872, painter Albert Bierstadt finished "View From Donner Lake, California," which encompassed the mile-high waters of the Sierra Nevada with the sinewy wagon trails and the muscular, ramrod-straight tracks of the newly built transcontinental railroad.
A Polish tourist who went missing Aug. 11 from Lake Tahoe, Calif., was found safe and sound a week later - in Missouri.
The missing tourist whose selfies were posted online by police after his paddle board was found floating in Lake Tahoe was found alive and well in Missouri Tuesday. Polish tourist Zbigniew “Zibi” Moryn walked into a Missouri police station...Show More Summary
A Northern California deputy died Thursday while trying to save a person from drowning in Lake Tahoe, authorities said.
We call it "the $10 couch." Or "the awesome couch." Both titles are accurate. The couch was, indeed, $10 at the Attic Thrift Store in South Lake Tahoe. Or rather, it was ticketed at $12, reduced, but the sales clerk gave it to us for an even $10, "just to get it off the floor."
Two 5-year-olds try to share a look through a telescope at the summertime sky in Lake Tahoe’s North Shore, but they quickly realize it’s an activity for one person at a time. “Come over here,” beckons an older child to the kid edged out of the action. Show More Summary
Firefighters made progress Sunday against three wildfires burning in Montana and California, aided by cooler temperatures overnight. A blaze in the Sierra foothills near Lake Tahoe in California was burning rapidly toward the north despite...Show More Summary
California’s Tahoe is known for being blue—really, really blue. And for a long time people assumed that bright color was because it was so clear. We now know that isn’t the case after a study on the lake revealed something weird. Read more...
The assumption that Lake Tahoe's blueness is tied to clarity has driven advocacy and management efforts in the Lake Tahoe Basin for decades. But the report's findings show that at times of the year when clarity increases, blueness decreases, and vice versa.
GOAT doing work.
No, this isn't a '90s-inspired fever dream Alfonso Ribeiro busted out his classic "Carlton" dance on Friday during the American Century Celebrity Golf Tournament in Lake Tahoe, Nevada. He was joined by none other than Justin Timberlake...Show More Summary