Biosphere 1 is the Earth in case you were wondering...
Agave that flower every 25 years (rather than ever century as first thought when named), and it was happening while we were there.
Entering the lung
Two identical structures, with a rubber membrane ceiling that expands. This room absorbs and returns air pressure to the biosphere as it heats and cools. Otherwise the glass would explode or implode.
Glass art exhibit at Desert Botanical Gardens
Artist Chihuly has his works on display throughout the garden.
Man Versus Food
The table next to us ordered it. Two pounds of dog and one pound of topping. They ring a bell every time one leaves the kitchen and the staff cheer.