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The Presidents of Idaho, or How Grover Cleveland Saved Our State

NASA invented that?

NASA invented that? Throughout the term of our Space: A Journey to Our Future exhibit, which wraps up this week at MOI, our appreciation for NASA has swelled. If you’re into space already, you don’t need to hear arguments on the merits of space exploration. Chances...
The Presidents of Idaho, or How Grover Cleveland Saved Our State

A brief, gross history of taxidermy

A brief, gross history of taxidermy In honor of our upcoming inaugural Slightly Irreverent Tour, the theme of which is “Crap Taxidermy” (Nov. 10 – buy tickets here), we present a brief, mildly disturbing history of stuffing animals. We have that in Idaho, if you...
Origins of Idaho place names

Origins of Idaho place names

Origins of Idaho place names Last week, we did a little research in our archives about place names in Idaho, which is already fun. Then we opened it up to the public on our Facebook page, and the response was fantastic. You asked about your town, and we found answers....
NASA and Craters of the Moon (Idaho)

NASA and Craters of the Moon (Idaho)

NASA and Craters of the Moon (Idaho) Craters of the Moon is a weird national monument, and it shall remain that way, at least for now. In recent months, some have lobbied to upgrade it to a national park, while others pushed to reduce its size. In fact, it is easy to...