Splendid Isolation, The Big Bend... There is a place in Far West Texas where night skies are dark as coal and rivers carve temple-like canyons in ancient limestone. Here, at the end of the road, hundreds of bird species take refuge in a solitary mountain range surrounded by weather-beaten desert. Tenacious cactus bloom in sublime southwestern sun, and diversity of species is the best in the country. This magical place is Big Bend.
The Dark Sky Places Program was started by IDA in 2001 to encourage communities around the world to preserve and protect dark sites through responsible lighting polices and public education. Find a dark sky place.
Modjeska Canyon: TUCKER WILDLIFE SANCTUARY: 12-acre non-profit nature preserve, located in the heart of Modjeska Canyon adjacent to the Cleveland National Forest. It is owned and operated by California State University, Fullerton and its College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.
The largest muscles in your body are in your legs, so you want to work them hard. But you don’t always need a heavy barbell or pair of dumbbells to truly make leg day worth it. Your body weight and some serious willpower can get the job done, too, according to Robert Dos Remedios, C.S.C.S., strength and conditioning director for College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, California, who designed the following body-weight leg circuit.
The Amazing Race: Back in the Saddle: Leg #1 - College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, California, USA → Guangzhou, China: Twinnies' Very Bad Day -- Twins Natalie & Nadiya feel they're a better team than what they showed on the racecourse. -- http://www.tvweb.com/shows/the-amazing-race/season-24/back-in-the-saddle-leg-1-college-of-the-canyons-in-santa-clarita-california-usa-guangzhou-china--twinnies-very-bad-day