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From: Atlas Obscura
The new posters pay homage to the 1930s originals.

America’s national parks have been enthralling visitors for over a century. The very first park to be established was Yellowstone, which was described by Ferdinand Hayden in his 1871 survey as a ”land of wondrous beauty.” There are now 58 national parks around the U.S., covering an astonishingly diverse 84 million acres of land. It’s not hard to understand why some ambitious tourists make the effort to visit every single one of them.


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Also, from Mental Floss_A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John takes a look at some of America's great National Parks!



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Date: 2017-08-05 08:52 pm (UTC)From: [personal profile] rebeccama
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Nature is something we really need to remember to appreciate.

Date: 2017-08-06 08:19 pm (UTC)From: [personal profile] techgirl_on_ij
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Oh, wow. Beautiful posters!

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