• TIO NYC: Seeing Matisse’s Cut-Outs at MOMA

    3 days ago.

    “Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs” is a show you won’t want to miss. But you will want to wait. (It opened on October 12 and runs through February 8). And you will not want to go on a rainy day. On rainy days…

  • Who Owns the Moon?

    1 week ago.

    Whether you're into mining, energy or tourism, there are lots of reasons to explore space. Some "pioneers" even believe humanity's survival depends on colonizing celestial bodies such as the Moon and Mars, both becoming central hubs for our further journey…

  • Fall Sunday: Reading Into the Off-Season

    2 weeks ago.

    In Telluride, we can no longer pretend that it’s summer. Gone are the days when the sun baked Main Street and the San Miguel River tempted us to dip in its waters. Gone are the river and all wildness that…

  • In Telluride’s Backyard: Exploring the Four Corners

    3 weeks ago.

    Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it, Edmund James. Here’s the dirt on dirt. Dirt (or soil) isn’t just a mix of clay, sand and humus that lies over bedrock. It isn’t simply dust, grime or filth…

  • 10 Outstanding Texas Wines That Are A Good Value

    1 month ago.

    From the Dallas News comes this article which outlines the 10 most outstanding Texas wine values. Revving up for Texas Wine Month in October, the wine panel looked for outstanding Texas wines that are good values. We sampled a cross-section…

  • Tall Tales: “All the Rage” at Denver’s Curious Theatre

    1 month ago.

    Buy tickets for “All the Rage” at Denver’s Curious Theatre here. Martin Moran’s opening at the beginning of “All the Rage” is the definition of casual. He strolls out the same way he might be dressed for a round of…

  • TIO Denver: Jenny Morgan at PLUS Gallery

    1 month ago.

    "Adding something fresh and necessary to the genre of portraiture may seem impossible, but in that realm, Jenny Morgan is crushing it. Don't label her paintings figurative or photoreal. Her extraordinary skills for rendering the human figure are besides the…

  • Moab Music Festival: Music in ‘A Miracle of a Place’

    2 months ago.

    If you're looking to get out of town for the Labor Day Weekend, you just might want to consider The 22nd Annual Moab Music Festival which opens this week with both indoor and outdoor concerts. As thousands of Utah Symphony…

  • Summer Sunday: Bike Trip

    2 months ago.

    I am not supposed to be riding a road bike through remote Western Utah right now. In fact, there are a hundred, no probably a thousand things that need my attention, namely parenting, working, or writing short stories for the…

  • The 7 Most Amazing Outdoor Hidden Gems in Colorado

    3 months ago.

    Colorado is a wonderful place to live. No matter how long you’ve been here, there are still amazing, outdoor places to discover. Wild west, nature loving, and out-of-this-world hidden gems that will surprise you, and take your breath away. 303 Magazine has rounded…

  • Empire of Rock, China's Supercaves

    4 months ago.

    In the above picture, climber Emily Harrington takes the hard way up southern China’s Moon Hill, an arch from the remains of a collapsed cave.  Sightseers have an easier option; a paved walkway to a viewpoint beneath the arch, then…

  • The Last of the Real Mountain Towns

    4 months ago.

    Greg Melville writes in the Outside blog about a little known secret:  "That cabin you’ve always dreamed of? It’s within reach—if you know where to look." You know you've always wanted to buy a cabin high in the mountains. Now's your…

  • Longest Day of the Year: Summer Solstice Arrives Saturday

    4 months ago.

    In an article in Space.com Geoff Gaherty with Starry Night Education, Explains the Science behind the Summer Solstice. The Earth will reach one of its four major way stations Saturday (June 21) during its annual trip around the sun. The…

  • Extroverts Don't Belong on Mars

    4 months ago.

    A new study written about by Olga Khazan in The Atlantic suggests that extroverts, like me, are not meant for long, isolated voyages. Damn, I guess I won't be going to Mars any time soon! Extroverted friends are good for a…

  • Tall Tales: “Copenhagen” at Denver’s John Hand Theater

    5 months ago.

    “Copenhagen,” a play by Michael Frayn, is about a meeting between two people in 1941 that held major implications for the course of events during World War II. That the meeting happened is clear. But what led up to it?…

  • Durango Blues Train: Two Weekends In 2014

    5 months ago.

    The Durango Blues Train is excited to announce the August event's musical lineup for the second weekend of the 2014 Blues Train, taking place August 22nd and 23rd. Musicians include Matthew Curry and the Fury, Alex Maryol, Kirk James, Kipori…