Cindy Parmenter

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You could be in next series of Outlander as casting call offers to fly extras to Scotland for filming

Producer of the hit time-travel show are looking for extras to star alongside Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe in the new series.<p>Buckle your kilts, …

A Kingdom from Dust

On a summer day in the San Joaquin Valley, 101 in the shade, I merge onto Highway 99 past downtown Fresno and steer through the vibrations of heat. …

California

Astronomers prepare for 2017 solar eclipse spectacle

Eeriness creeps in. Colors change and shadows sharpen. The last minutes before a total solar eclipse trigger a primal reaction in the human psyche, …

How to Shop for Solar Power: Solar Panels, Inverters, and More

With solar power, there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. Every installation needs to take into account electricity consumption, geographic location, …

Solar Panels

Deep in the Mojave Desert lies a secret memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Bill Tuchscher had been riding dirt bikes in the desert for more than two decades when he and a group of friends set out for a weekend ride near Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.<p>Late in the afternoon, far from their camp, the riders became tired. It was well over 100 degrees, and their water bottles …

Mojave Desert

Jaguar Sends F-Pace on Record-Braking Loop-the-Loop, Because Debut

Not content with the sort of buzz “Jaguar’s first-ever SUV” might garner, Jaguar went ahead and debuted the 2017 F-Pace at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show in such a way as to practically ensure fanfare and attention. It lined the F-Pace up, plopped British stunt driver Terry Grant in the driver’s …