Ad Libs: Art on foot | Ad Libs | Rebecca Wallace | Almanac Online |

Local Blogs

Ad Libs

By Rebecca Wallace

E-mail Rebecca Wallace

About this blog: I grew up in Menlo Park and have long been involved with both local journalism and local theater. After starting my career as an editorial intern with The Almanac, I was a staff reporter for the Almanac and the San Mateo County Ti...  (More)

View all posts from Rebecca Wallace

Ad Libs: Art on foot

Uploaded: Jul 20, 2011
To take a truly informed science-art-nature walk on the Stanford campus, it's nice to have a museum docent, an earth-sciences dean, a curator and a bunch of professors with you.

A second self-guided tour of the university's many plants, animals and outdoor art has been turned into a podcast and is now available at birds.stanford.edu. With earbuds in their ears and walking shoes on their feet, visitors can follow their iPods to salamander tunnels and serpentine soil, the New Guinea Sculpture Garden and the Kennedy Grove, while learning about butterfly conservation, biomimicry and engineering. ...

To read the rest of this post, go to Ad Libs.

Comments

There are no comments yet for this post
Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Coffeebar opens in Menlo Park
By Elena Kadvany | 2 comments | 5,256 views

Couples: So You Married Mom or Dad . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 838 views

Spring College Fairs
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 784 views

Willow-Gate, and Safe Routes to School
By Stuart Soffer | 5 comments | 466 views

The Cost of Service
By Aldis Petriceks | 0 comments | 335 views