Seven Magic Mountains

Photo: Paint Restoration in Process (2019) Quotes Most people don’t know how beautiful the land is around Las Vegas, so I hope this inspires them to explore the city’s nature. – Ugo Rondinone, quoted in the Hollywood Reporter Essay Can stacked, day-glo boulders be an inspired roadside attraction? Yes, with free admission. For those visiting …

National Fossil Day

Poster National Fossil Day is an annual celebration held to highlight the scientific and educational value of paleontology and the importance of preserving fossils for future generations. In 2019 National Fossil Day takes place October 16 in the USA. Hashtag: #NationalFossilDay Key Links nps.gov Facebook @NatlFossilDay 2019 2019: Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of National Fossil Day! …

Neon Museum

Photo: 2008 Boneyard Las Vegas – The Neon Museum is one of our local faves downtown and one of the world’s best displays of beautiful and memorable signage. Starting in October 2019, a new installation by Tim Burton. Key Links neonmuseum.org Facebook @NeonMuseum Questions Who is writing and tweeting about the Neon Museum? 2019 Filmmaker …

The Good Place

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended TV show and podcast: The Good Place The Good Place Podcast https://www.nbc.com/the-good-place/exclusives/tgp-podcast Twitter @nbcthegoodplace @nocontexttgp Season Four That was your life Season 3 Finale, Pandemonium https://tv.avclub.com/the-good-place-sucks-but-the-good-place-is-transcenden-1832037224 ‘The Good Place’ Season Finale Recap: Pandemonium Time Knife Nazis again, somehow. Here there is no time and it’s the present. Unintended consequences Don’t …

Silo Art

Photo: Denisbin, Weethalle, NSW Silo Art = Art on silos Embedded Tweets These are just stunning: Silo artwork by Amok Island on the CBH wheat-bins in Ravensthorpe, Western AustraliaLet’s do this Geraldton!@cbhgroup @formwa #PublicSiloTrail #Geraldton pic.twitter.com/kXn78CvkW3 — Richard McLellan 🏞 (@RichardMcLellan) October 7, 2019 More fabulous silo artwork – this time in Newdegate, Western Australia …

10 • October • Octubre

Photo: Joshua Trees What’s on the calendar in October? There’s Nethui – Halloween – Native American Day – Indigenous Peoples Day – Archaeology Day – Nevada Day – National Fossil Day – Nevada Day – World Food Day – Earth Science Week – Open Access Week, and those are some of the evergreen events. Plus, …