Field Facts

October 20, 2022

The Top 4 Venomous Spiders in North America

While most of North America’s 4,000 species of spiders are venomous, only four

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September 29, 2022

Edward Whymper

Illustrator-turned legendary mountaineer Edward Whymper (1840-1911) is considered

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August 18, 2022

Duke Kahanamoku: Olympian, Surf Legend, and Hawaii Icon

One of the world’s most renowned watermen, Clyde “Duke” Paoa

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July 14, 2022

Katmai National Park and Preserve

Located 290 miles southwest of Anchorage, Alaska, Katmai sits in the middle of one

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June 30, 2022

Gertrude Bell

Gertrude Bell (1868-1926) was a Victorian-era trailblazer who left the posh comforts

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April 21, 2022

Matthew Henson

The son of two freeborn sharecroppers, famed African American explorer Matthew

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April 7, 2022

The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon should be on everyone’s short list of must see natural wonders.

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March 24, 2022

John Wesley Powell

John Wesley Powell was an iconic 19th-century explorer, scientist, and

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March 8, 2022

Meet Aviation Pioneer Jacqueline “Jackie” Cochran

“Earthbound souls know only the underside of the atmosphere in which they live . .

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February 10, 2022


Traveling in the mountains during the winter presents several challenges for the

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