August 19: "The Camden creature is no mythical beast, but nor should it be here. Perhaps 30 Aesculapian snakes call Regent’s Canal home, and today’s first mission is to track one down." A Summer of British Wildlife; www.bradtguides.com #100dayswild
Lovely idea for name places at a dinner party. A truly bespoke and thrifty craft to enhance your dining table and one your guests can take away with them as a unique keepsake at the end of the party. Takes only minutes. Frugal gift idea and an easy stone crafts
If the trail ends, make your own! NNNOOOO! Don't really think so!
The 9 Best Hikes in the U.S.
Long summer days without school in session are ideal for taking the kids out into the wild, and Rocky Mountain National Park’s Emerald Lake Trail is the perfect place to unplug and immerse the whole family in nature. At a little more than three miles in length, the route is long enough to feel substantial without steep inclines or dangerous drop-offs, and offers a landscape of pristine lakes and soaring mountain tops that will impress kids and adults alike.
Phil Plait, the creator of Bad Astronomy, is an astronomer, lecturer, and author. After ten years working on Hubble Space Telescope and six more working on astronomy education, he struck out on his own as a writer. He's written two books, dozens of magazine articles, and 12 bazillion blog articles. He is a skeptic and fights the abuse of science, but his true love is praising the wonders of real science.