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Galaxy Quest

Galaxy Quest

construction in the mid-1960s.) Designed to explore the solar system, the configuration of mirror and instrumentation produces a light-gathering power…

Holiday Lights: Glimmer, Glitter, Glow

Holiday Lights: Glimmer, Glitter, Glow

…at the Dollywood amusement park). The design, carving, and basic construction took place at the famed Erzgebirge-Palace in Mainz, Germany,…

Nature Near Downtown

Nature Near Downtown

…1.5 million tons of construction waste, it has been transformed into a rolling landscape covered with Texas prairie grasses. Four…

Where’s Martha? (Marfa)

Where’s Martha? (Marfa)

…to legend, Mrs. Strobridge accompanied her husband on his cross-country rail construction treks, and was given the honor of naming…

Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot

…around construction sites, along roadsides, or in fallow fields. Their smaller seed heads distinguish them from commercial varieties. Gardeners rarely…

Good Times = Good Works

Good Times = Good Works

…signs. A building team helps with construction and renovation of an interpretive center and builds bird blinds, and a nature…

Going to the Chappell

Going to the Chappell

…at The Old Rock Store, so named because of its sandstone construction and its former life in the 1870s as…

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

…reconstruction of the third floor and the return of a corner tower and other architectural details. The impressive edifice shines…

San Antonio River Walk Reimagined

San Antonio River Walk Reimagined

…a view of the landscaped riverbank to our right. When we looked to our left, we watched construction cranes assemble…

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

construction cranes has come and gone, leaving behind—among a long list of shiny new things—an enormous new Science and History…

Round Top: Setting the Stage

Round Top: Setting the Stage

…build an indoor venue. Construction on the Institute’s concert hall began in 1981. For more than a decade, local craftsmen…

Onera Offers an Opulent Twist on Glamping in Fredericksburg

Onera Offers an Opulent Twist on Glamping in Fredericksburg

…treehouses called Cypress Valley on Lake Travis near Austin. Construction on Onera began in January 2021, and eight units opened…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…Plus, you’ll be avoiding the horrible, interminable interstate highway construction in Waco. Granted, SH 16 is a longer way and…

Mammoth Discovery

Mammoth Discovery

…month,” says Program Coordinator Anna Enderli. “We’re anticipating a busy summer.” Enderli says future plans include construction of a playground…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…tales, such as Governor James Hogg and gunslinger Ben Thompson. (Displaced by recent hotel construction, Susanna’s Austin home, the oldest…

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