Author Archives: Ken Dowell

Guns in America: Prohibition and Gun Control

Gun violence during Prohibition gave rise to the 1934 Federal Firearms Act.
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Atelier des Lumieres — Digital Klimt

A digital art museum in a converted Paris foundry. Continue reading

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Guns in America: Where’s the Blaze of Glory?

Few things have had a greater impact on popular culture in America than images of the Wild West.
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Along the Way to Ousel Falls

Gallatin National Forest (Montana) hiking trail Continue reading

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Looking Down from Big Sky

The view from atop Lone Mountain Continue reading

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‘For the Benefit and Enjoyment of the People’

Teddy Roosevelt’s words stand as a welcome to Yellowstone Continue reading

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The Earth Gazers: A Book Review

From Charles Lindbergh to Neil Armstrong Continue reading

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Guns in America: ‘Well Regulated’ Militias and the Right to Bear Arms

Most of us at this point don’t see ourselves banding together and taking on the federal government in a firefight Continue reading

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‘Put your make up on, fix your hair up pretty, and meet me tonight in Atlantic City’

A virtual tour of America’s oldest boardwalk Continue reading

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In the National Parks: Gurgling, Spewing, Oozing

A few of Yellowstone National Parks 10,000+ geothermal features. Continue reading

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