sciencesoup: Badass Scientist of the Week: George Washington Carver George Washington Carver (1864–1943) was a botanist, an agricultural researcher and an educator. He was born on a small farm near Diamond Grove, Missouri, where his mother and brother were the only slaves of Moses and Susan Carver. When he was a baby, his mother was taken by Confederate night-raiders, and the Carvers raised the two boys as their own. George became interested in nature at a young age but schools were ...
Missouri is nicknamed 'The Show Me State' and sure has a lot to show to its visitors (and locals). Impressive nature, some awesome cities, interesting museums and much more. Check out these pictures of places you can visit in Missouri!
12 Places In Washington You Thought Only Existed In Your Imagination
12 Places In Washington You Thought Only Existed In Your Imagination Some of the enchanting places here in Washington are almost too good to be true. Whether it’s the surreal beauty of our Northwest landscapes, or one of our weird man-made attractions, there are plenty of things around here you really just have to see to believe. Like these 12 incredible spots:
World’s Freakiest Beach + 5 More Reasons To Visit Olympic National Park, Washington
Majestic rainforests, rivers, lakes, beaches and mountains. Nature’s wonderland. Too many times I found myself speechless, staring with mouth gaping, staggered by the magnitude of Olympic National Park and it's freaky beaches. Family Travel in Washington state.