Botanist Charles Parry arrived at the Virgin River in southern Utah in the spring of 1874, eager to discover a trove of unusual plants. His timing was good—he was enthralled by the blossoming of the Virgin Valley that year.
A Flagstaff inventor is rethinking commuter transportation with a new class of vehicle. David Calley has created the Planet Rider, essentially, a hybrid between an electric car and an electric bicycle, powered in part by human energy.
During the early days of the Jurassic Period, about 200 million years ago, a small dinosaur named Scutellosauruslawleri roamed the floodplains and forests of what would much later become the Colorado Plateau.