Per its description, this rangy residence on Rockford Road in Silver Lake was designed in 1941 by National Park Service architect Frederick C. Hageman. Sited on a 10,024-square-foot lot on the eastern...
We already let you know about the goings on at this year?s National Cherry Blossom Festival, and now we know all about the most important part of the festival. That?s because the National Park Service has run the data and reviewed the numbers, and they?re ready to make the prediction regarding the timing for this year?s peak bloom period. Show More Summary
The government shutdown in October was largely to blame for a 3% drop in visitors to America's national parks in 2013, according to a report released Monday by the National Park Service.
It's been almost a year and a half since Hurricane Sandy devastated the Rockaways, but cleanup work has finally begun at the beaches at Fort Tilden. The beloved "DIY" beaches there, which are managed by the National Park Service's Gateway...Show More Summary
The National Park Service has topped every silly cat video on the Internet! The 98-year-old government agency’s Malibu Creek State Park trail camera snapped off 350 color photos of three 10-month-old cougar cubs and their mom ripping into a deer...
The estimated tens of thousands of Burmese pythons now populating the Everglades present a low risk to people in the park, according to a new assessment by U.S. Geological Survey and National Park Service scientists.The human risk assessment...Show More Summary
Did Daft Punk’s US tour get nixed by the National Park Service in Wyoming? Before you start penning a series of very angry digital letters to the people who dedicate their lives to keeping the state parks nice and pretty, it would appear that recent reports aren’t exactly accurate. Show More Summary
The French DJs came pretty close, though.
If it was up to me, the National Park Service would take over the boxcar turned house where Merle Haggard grew up and run it as a National Historic Site, not only with a restoration of it but a museum next door telling the story of the Okies in California.
Portland State University, Washington State University Vancouver, and the National Park Service are pleased to announce a field school in historical archaeology at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. The program will introduce the method and theory of fieldwork in historical archaeology. Show More Summary
As a young graduate student conducting research on the black freedom struggle, I had the distinct honor and privilege of visiting the National Archives for Black Women’s History, a vital repository of the history of black women’s contributions...Show More Summary
In response to the letter I sent to my two in-state Senators from the Great State of Ohio, regarding the use of contingent valuation by the National Park Service and Senator Vitter's letter use of Hausman's 'Dubious' critique to argue against,in which I wrote: I have recently read Senator Vitter's...
by Dan Nosowitz For the first time in five years, the National Park Service has declared that lucky Midwesterners can safely experience one of about three reasons to allow winter to still exist (the others are daily soup and warm thick...Show More Summary
by Alex Balk "Central Park received 8 inches (20 centimeters) yesterday, a record for the date…. Snow will start falling across Boston and New York again later today, the National Weather Service said. Freezing rain and sleet will join the mix later tomorrow…. Show More Summary
Located on the campus of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the Robinson House is now included on the National Register of Historic Places designated by the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior. A nomination by VMFAShow More Summary
Alexandria, VA – EARTH Magazine sits down with Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell to discuss the role of geoscience at the Department of the Interior, including the National Park Service, the U.S. Geological Survey and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, which oversees offshore development of both renewable and conventional energy resources. read more
A New York hiker was trapped near the peak of one of Hawaii’s volcanoes for two days as a fast-moving winter storm pummeled the island summit this week with blizzard-like conditions, according to the National Park Service. Alex Sverdlov, 36, of Queens, set out on the 18-mil …
NAMA will partner with the city to start a National Mall Circulator route that would begin service in 2015. [ more › ]
Here's some further detail on yesterday's disturbing news about the Bletchley Park trust's management of the museum -- firing volunteers with decades of service with no notice, evicting collections, and doing everything it can to separate the Bletchley Park exhibits from the National Museum of Computing, which is on the Bletchley site and pays a substantial rent to the trust.
The past and present collided when the National Parks Service recreated a number of 1930's panoramic photos of fire lookouts, this time with modern photographic technology. The results are viewable in an interactive format that's helping the NPS study the changing landscape of U.S. National Parks. Learn more