Snapshots of the National Center for Atmospheric Research and Mesa Trailhead (Boulder, CO)
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Snapshots of the National Center for Atmospheric Research and Mesa Trailhead (Boulder, CO)

The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) is a family-friendly and interactive museum, which teaches visitors young and old about the weather. The museum building was designed by I.M. Pei (perhaps most well-known for his glass pyramid in front of the Louvre Museum in Paris). Nearby are popular hiking paths, including Mallory Cave, a 2.7 mile trail that … Continue reading

Provence in July (Snapshots)
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Provence in July (Snapshots)

Summer in Provence – with its bright sunflowers, lush grapevines, fragrant lavender, and picturesque towns against dramatic mountains and the sparkling Mediterranean coast – evokes wonder with each turn of the head. You may know Provence, the geographical and historical province in southeastern France, from the works of the great impressionist painters, which included Cezanne, … Continue reading