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Joshua Tree, where you have to wonder, "Are we in a Dr. Seuss book?"

With these guys around, you expect the Lorax to pop out to have a word with you at any moment! Click through to see how things went for us when we got back to the desert! 

Great American Parks Trip

"The Insanity Principle" in Joshua Tree

“The Insanity Principle” Actors Workshop with Linda Carmella Sibio. July 19th & 20th. at a retreat home in Joshua Tree. This is where are I lived for the weekend. 57 more words

Road Trip Moments, Part 1: Joshua Tree

We went on a road trip this year that took us through Joshua Tree, Las Vegas, Zion National Park and Grand Canyon National Park before heading back home to San Diego. 103 more words


Lucid Stead by Phillip K. Smith III

“Lucid Stead” is a light installation by the Californian artist Phillip K. Smith III. Part architectural intervention and part optical illusion, this stunning installation was completed and unveiled in November 2013, in the middle of the California High Desert, near the small town of Joshua Tree. 105 more words


Wilderness of Stone

Back in the spring, I visited an obscure wilderness area in our local neighborhood. Small and unassuming on the map, tucked up against much larger wildlands and higher mountains, it’s an out-of-the-way place, and I wasn’t sure what I’d find. 376 more words


'Six Californias' Plan and National Parks

I’ve heard of California falling of the US at the San Andreas Fault Line, but this is a new one.

Billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper is proposing that California be split up into six different states. 350 more words


Scientists at work among the Joshua trees

When he’s not dismantling racist pseudoscience, Chris Smith studies the evolutionary ecology of species interactions. Willamette University sent along a videographer on Chris’s last field trip to study… 45 more words