angela n.
angela lives in DC. When she is not working or taking pictures, she is very busy binge-watching the panda cam. All opinions are her own.
April 24th, 2017 “First Person: Conversations with Survivors” at the Holocaust Museum
Through the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's "First Person" program series, visitors can learn about history from the remarkable people who lived through it. On April 12, visitors heard from Henry Greenbaum, a survivor of Auschwitz and Flossenburg.
February 14th, 2017 DC Bids Bye Bye to Bao Bao
Washingtonians have loved watching Bao Bao grow up. She was just six weeks old when the 2013 government shutdown darkened the National Zoo panda cam. Some federal workers suddenly had lots of free time, but sadly no panda cub video stream to fill those hours.
December 28th, 2015 An armadillo, a skunk, and a naked mole rat walk into a bar…
  The National Zoo’s small mammal house just might have DC’s most eclectic collection of wacky hairstyles and...
December 16th, 2015 Wildlife rehabilitators nurse critters back to health
  Because of our abundant green spaces (e.g. Rock Creek Park and the National Arboretum), bodies...
December 14th, 2015 United States Marine Drum & Bugle Corps: Great music and dapper uniforms
In the 1700s and 1800s, the Marine Corps would communicate commands with drums and bugles, because the...
December 3rd, 2015 With clouded leopard's death, Zoo's Asia Trail loses its most handsome cat
The National Zoo announced that its 13-year-old male clouded leopard, Tai, was euthanized November 24 after...
December 11th, 2015 Honor Flights Bring Veterans to the Nation's Capital
On a recent sleepy morning at National Airport, sprinkled among the usual PA announcements, travelers heard...
December 5th, 2015 Starlings are here to remind us of Shakespeare (and Hitchcock)
  On an autumn evening, if you stroll up Ninth Street NW between F and G,...
December 2nd, 2015 It's a zoo out there — an insider's guide
I love snapping pics of animals (mostly my cat, but other critters too). My husband and I are...
December 26th, 2015 Wet hot Panamanian frogs! (and other rare creatures at the National Zoo)
  Animal photos can be cute and fun, but they might also end up as historical documents...
December 20th, 2015 Love the beach but hate the sand? Head to the National Building Museum
  With its Corinthian columns inspired by Michelangelo, and a Great Hall modeled on Rome’s Palazzo della...
December 11th, 2015 DC cafe lets you pet cats, get noseprints all over your camera
  DC’s first and only cat cafe, Crumbs & Whiskers, has two floors of glamorous (adoptable!)...