Puzzles, Mysteries, and Reviews

Friday, November 16th, 2012

  • How many of us would, if we had the chance, step into the past? To experience a time so very different than the one we live in, to take in sights before they were transformed by society in some form or another.

    We can't of course, though we can compare the past and the present through photography.

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

  • Rebuilding habitat to what it once was is no easy task, but David Wingate's success in largely reassembling the flora and fauna on one of Bermuda's islands can be seen not only in the vegetation, but in a bird once thought extinct.

    This was no easy task. It consumed his adult life.

Friday, October 19th, 2012

  • The winter months are a great time to research next summer's vacations, and if you're considering Acadia National Park, well, Moon Handbooks has an updated guide for you to use in conjunction with Traveler's own mini-guide to the park.

    Written by Hilary Nangle, a Maine native, this is the fourth edition of

Monday, October 15th, 2012

  • Scatalogically speaked, this book delivers all the poop on Big Bend National Park. So to speak.

    Who would have known critter poop was so big with kids?

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

  • I’m not an artist. I’m not even close to being an artist. When I hear about artist-in-residence programs at the national parks, I envision the participants as supernatural beings with a talent that is incomprehensible to me.

    Thus it was with some trepidation that I approached The Laws Guide to Drawing Birds by John Muir Laws.

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