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khaled-hosseini's picture
Feb.20.2009
"A nation stays alive when its culture stays alive." This is the motto of the Kabul Museum, recently printed in bold letters on a banner above the entrance.  In that spirit, I want to draw attention to a National Geographics exhibition that is presently on tour in the U.S.  It is called...
stacy-ann-nyikos's picture
Feb.04.2009
It’s my very first book review!! Kudos to Barrie Summy who organized this group of authors turned part-time reviewers. I’m honored to be a part of the group. We will each post a review the first Wednesday of the month. To read through them, just click on the neat icon to the right (The Book Review...
michelle-richmond's picture
Jan.02.2009
When National Geographic Traveler magazine recently asked me to name one of my favorite Golden Gate Park destinations, I chose the playground at Koret Children’s Quarter--for its great old carousel and wild slide. Pick up the December issue of National Geographic Traveler to see what other Bay...
cheryl-l-snell's picture
Jul.01.2008
Confession Tuesday: Yesterday was Soma Pradosham, and we observed the fast dedicated to Shiva with dosas for dinner. Snack food probably doesn't count as a real fast, but it wasn't our usual rice/split pea fare, either. Here's some wonderful old art for you to look at while you're having your...