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  • Quiet your mind and soothe your soul with nature.
    How to reconnect with nature in New Orleans
    Nature has a way of soothing your soul and releasing negative energetic build-up. Although New Orleans is a big city, several places in the metropolitan and surrounding areas offer sanctuary to those needing peace and solitude.If you have green...
  • "West Lake 30-4" (2013, copper plate etching) by Yan Sanchun
    Yan Sanchun captures memories of West Lake at Chelsea gallery show
    Chambers Fine Art in Chelsea is featuring a collection of works by Yan Sanchun for the exhibition West Lake. For this show, Sanchun presents several paintings and copper plate etchings of West Lake located in the city of Hangzhou, which is...
  • Frank Lloyd Wright's frank Thomas House
    Frank Lloyd Wright- events that shaped his life
    Wright fought for acceptance of every new designJudged the most influential architect of his living time, Frank Lloyd Wright designed roughly 1,000 structures, some 400 of which were constructed. Wright described his "organic architecture...
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Frank W. Thomas House
    Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture Historic District
    TheFrank Lloyd Wright/Prairie School of Architecture Historic DistrictA residential neighborhood in theCook County, Illinois village ofOak Park, U.S., The Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District is together a federally designated historic district...
  • Geology 501: more of Southern California's best geology hikes
    Geology 501: more of Southern California's best geology hikes
    Volcanic outcrops. Wind-carved sandstone caves. Colorful marine sediment. Fossils. Whether you have a passing interest in geology or are a hard-core geek, there are plenty of great opportunities to see varieties of rock formations throughout the...
  • Frank Lloyd Wright’s Broadacre City
    Frank Lloyd Wright’s Broadacre City
    Broadacre City- a proposed designAccording to Wikipedia, Broadacre Citywas an urban or suburban development concept proposed and presented byFrank Lloyd Wrightin his bookThe Disappearing Cityin 1932 and throughout most of his lifetime. Some years...
  • Ellis Island concept design by Frank Lloyd Wright
    Frank Lloyd Wright's Ellis Island
    Ellis Island historyFrom near the turn of the century, 1892, to 1954, the U.S. Government used Ellis Island as the immigrant entry to America. Over twelve million people arrived here on the way to a new life and way of, living in a new country....
  • Monoma Terrace
    Frank Lloyd Wright's Lake Monona Civic Center
    Dream civic center completed after his death.Frank Lloyd Wright originally proposed a design for a “dream civic center” in 1938. His nature inspired architectural vision for the City of Madison – a curvilinear life gathering...
  • Get your homeschool ready for spring
    Get your homeschool ready for spring
    Good news: Spring is only one month away. In the midst of all the cold and ice, it might feel like winter will never end, but a new season will be here before you know it. As you wait for the weather to change, use this time to prepare some spring...
  • frank loyd wright's fasllingwater
    Fallingwater drawings by Frank Lloyd Wright
    Fallingwater, a pinnacle design achievement by Frank Lloyd WrightEvery new architecture student learns early in their studies of Frank Lloyd Wright, the brilliant design architect who is known for his philosophy of “organic architecture...
  • Frank Lloyd Wright collage
    Learn about Frank Lloyd Wright
    Frank Lloyd WrightFacts:Name: Frank Lloyd WrightOccupation: ArchitectKnown for: Fallingwater, organic architecture, nature influenced designBirth: June 8, 1867- Richland Center, WisconsinDeath: April 9, 1959- Phoenix, ArizonaEducation: University...
  • Sea Turtles eating more plastic than  years ago
    Sea turtles eating more plastic than years ago
    Green sea turtles are swallowing plastic at twice the rate they did 25 years ago, a new Australian study has shown.The findings published in the journal ofConservation Biologyare based on data collected across the globe since the late 1980s and...
  • A otter looking in the distance
    All about north american river otters
    River otters can be found in streams, lakes, reservoirs, wetlands and along coasts in all states and territories of the United States and Canada. River otters are being reintroduced in the Rocky Mountain region to counter the population decrease...
  • Blizzard Tree-Red Orange
    Chicago blizzard creates art forms
    On Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015 in Chicago, a blizzard occurred that lasted 24 hours. This was the first, major snowstorm in Chicago for 2015. Snow created art forms.A blizzard is a long, severe snowstorm. This was long; snow began falling at...
  • "Joyous Spring Window Dance" by Rita Baragona
    Rita Baragona illustrates how 'The Eye's Mind' captures nature
    The Bowery Gallery in Chelsea is currently presenting a series of works by Rita Baragona for a show titled The Eye’s Mind.For this show, Baragona presents several drawings and paintings that reflect her appreciation and perception of nature....