John Day Fossil Beds [Photo Gallery]

The John Day Fossil Beds National Monument in Eastern Oregon is a fantastic place to visit. John Day is one of the world’s richest sources of fossils.¬†There are literally fossils everywhere. Before people started stealing them, you could easily find fossils. You can still find fossils throughout the monument, you just have to look a …

Seattle Gas Works Park [Photo Gallery]

Gas Works Park is an old gasification plant turned into city park on the North shore of Lake Union. It is the only remaining remnants of a coal gasification plant in the United States. The park has a beautiful view of downtown Seattle (including the Space Needle), the I-5 Ship Canal Bridge and the Aurora¬†Bridge …