Month: May 2012


America’s 50 Year Awakening: Big Bend National Park (now designated the largest “International Dark Sky Park” in the world)

By Dave and Virginia Fricker (April 11, 2012) About 46 years ago, Lady Bird Johnson visited Big Bend National Park; her visit was well-received and subsequently documented in the January 1968 edition of National Geographic. I vividly recall our initial visit to Big Bend National Park, in November 1968. During […]