Vegas Seven

Las Vegas Natural History Museum

  • Green Felt Journal

    Replicated History in the Community

    By David G. Schwartz

    There’s a lot of talk about how quick Las Vegas is to throw out its history. What’s missing is how that history can often find a second life that is sometimes more fulfilling than its original one.

  • Downtown

    The Future of Natural History

    By Nina Bunche Pierce

    More than 200 urban boosters—from shaggy creatives to well-tailored power-brokers to the mayor herself—gathered at the Historic Fifth Street School on Oct. 12 to discuss why 2012 will be “The Year of Downtown.” The event was all about hope and promise, but there was one nagging question: When the Lied Discovery Children’s Museum moves to its swanky new home in The Smith Center, what becomes of its old neighborhood?