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Trivia Challenge: Telling a Supreme Story

Q: The U.S. Supreme Court plays a critical role in upholding the Constitution, shaping national policy, and defending the promise […]

Meet the Woman behind Waco Mammoth

Today, President Obama designated America’s newest national park site at Waco Mammoth, preserving a trove of exceptional Ice Age fossils […]

Biscayne National Park

Water You Waiting For? 10 Perfect Parks for Paddling

Go beyond the hiking trail and enjoy parks from a refreshing vantage point: water. Rivers and lakes offer adventurous routes […]

The isolated peninsula where thousands of exiled people with Hansen's disease once lived. Photo © Myriadreflections/Dreamstime.com

Trivia Challenge: A Rare and Isolated Community

Q: National parks help interpret diverse aspects of American culture, including unusual and exceptional stories from our country’s past. One unique park […]

The Racetrack at Death Valley National Park.

One-of-a-Kind Destinations: 11 National Park Curiosities

National parks preserve wondrous landscapes, stories, and artifacts—as well as a whole host of weird and exceptional sights. From wacky-looking […]