Early spring is the sweetest time of year to see the California deserts painted in a colorful profusion of wildflowers. Here are five desert valleys that bloom in February, March or April each year. 1. Death Valley National Park It seems impossible that the...

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  • One flight closer to space tourismOne flight closer to space tourism
    Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
  • Police confiscate 4-foot, 2-pound marijuana joint
    California police confiscated a mammoth joint during a 4/20 pot rally on Saturday, reports the Los Angeles Times. As the paper notes, hundreds of UC Santa Cruz students gather each year for the event, and each year campus police confiscate things like bongs and dime bags. More
  • Family of assaulted Calif. teen who committed suicide planning legal action
    The attorney for the family of a California girl who committed suicide after she was sexually battered and then cyberbullied with a humiliating photo plans to file a civil action against the suspects Monday. More
  • Nevada's solution to Mental Health Issues - Put them on a bus to California with instructions to call 911 when they get there.Nevada's solution to Mental Health Issues - Put them on a bus to California with instructions to call 911 when they get there.
    By the time his Greyhound bus hissed to a stop on Richards Boulevard in Sacramento on the morning of Feb. 12, James Flavy Coy Brown was in a mild panic. It was 6:30 a.m., 15 hours and 11 stops after a taxi had scooped him up in front of Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas, where he had spent the previous 72 hours, and deposited him at a bus station. More
  • Long lines as Powerball arrives in CaliforniaLong lines as Powerball arrives in California
    When America got Powerball fever last November, Californians felt left out. Many asked friends in other states to buy tickets, and some even drove to the Arizona border when the jackpot for the multistate game reached $587.5 million. On Monday, Californians no longer had to worry about crossing state lines, because Powerball finally came to the state. More
  • Bulls Bay Nature Festival May 16 - Berkeley Independent
    Island, both listed on the National Register of Historic Places. ... Many if not most of us refer to his books, Wildflowers of the Carolina
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  • 'Amphibian Adventures' mark spring in Lake County forest preserves - Chicago Tribune
    ... than one in recent weeks, with the scents of wildflowers being joined ... "You'll find them in a lot of places around Lake County that have a ...
    05/4/2015 - 3:41 pm | View Link
  • Spring wildflowers come quickly - Sheboygan-Press
    ... most of these wildflowers have completed their blooming cycle. Here are 10 great places to enjoy and explore the beauty of spring wildflowers.
    05/4/2015 - 1:09 pm | View Link
  • Where Bali meets Europe - Brisbane Times
    Wildflowers carpet undeveloped headlands. ... Peter Dombrovskis once put it: "When you go out there [into natural, wild places], you don't get away
    05/4/2015 - 11:13 am | View Link
  • Francis Ledwidge: Farm labourer to war poet - Irish Times
    Vaughey: “I’m wild for wandering to the far-off places / Since one ... Meath – its meadows and rivers, its trees and wildflowers, and above
    05/4/2015 - 8:08 am | View Link
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  • Seabird colonies lure birders to Newfoundland nature reserve
    “This is one of the only places in the world that you don’t have to take a ... American pipits and Savannah sparrows flitting among vast meadows of wildflowers and mosses. Woodland caribou make the occasional appearance. Mooney especially likes ...
    05/26/2015 - 4:09 am | View Link
  • Western Nebraska wildflower beauties
    From corner to corner, Nebraska is a great place to explore wildflowers. Eastern Nebraska tallgrass prairie ... rather than having to travel to wild places to see them. Utilizing natives offers three very important benefits. First, they’re just plain ...
    05/25/2015 - 3:56 pm | View Link
  • To many of their generation, clubs are places for twerking and drinking Jägerbombs, but to a fast-growing group of young
    weiterlesen ... 10tv.com berichtet dazu: ALUM BRIDGE, W Va (AP) — Driving down the dusty gravel road to La Paix Herb Farm in Lewis County is like traveling back in time — surrounded by meadows and mountains, streams, wildflowers, forest creatures as ...
    05/25/2015 - 1:45 pm | View Link
  • Wildflowers at 7500' in the Southern Rockies ~Photo Heavy
    With limited exceptions, I'll leave you to enjoy the multitude of gorgeous wildflowers now blooming without commentary ... It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983" It is now entirely in Southern Ute Tribal Territory, the Navajo ...
    05/24/2015 - 4:54 am | View Link
  • Seven unforgettable places to go hiking in Morocco
    Come in spring when the snow melts and flows in streams through the valleys and wildflowers cover the slopes. The High Atlas Mountains often overshadow the Anti-Atlas region located in southern Morocco, but for those who venture here agree it features some ...
    05/19/2015 - 9:58 pm | View Link
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  • Best Places To See Southern California Wildflowers « CBS ...
    You can stop and smell the roses anytime, but this is the time to see some wildflowers. News, Sports, Weather, Traffic and the Best of LA/OC
    05/27/2015 - 3:08 am | View Website
  • Photo Contest
    The fine print: By entering this contest you understand that the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, anyone acting on behalf of the Wildflower Center, or its ...
    05/27/2015 - 2:54 am | View Website
  • Best Places to See California Wildflowers
    Find the best places to see California wildflowers - how to track the annual bloom, tips
    05/27/2015 - 1:57 am | View Website
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    California wildflower, California Desert Bloom, Wildflowers, California Golden Poppies.
    05/26/2015 - 11:16 am | View Website
  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
    Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center focused on protecting and preserving North America's native plants through native plant lists and image galleries, conservation ...
    05/25/2015 - 11:06 pm | View Website
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