Tag Archives: Chicago

Caterpickles Central Update: Our time in Chicago is winding down

Caterpickles Central is packing up shop and heading west again. This time to Northern California. Moving day is in mid-September. Posting will be spotty over the next month or so, as we shut down the Chicago version of Caterpickles Central … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Baby Bunny at the Lincoln Park Zoo

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Wordless Wednesday: Chicago

View of Downtown Chicago from in front of Adler Planetarium. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Man Enters the Cosmos at the Adler Planetarium

Henry Moore’s sundial sculpture outside the Adler Planetarium, titled Man Enters the Cosmos, celebrates our nation’s space program. At the time the sculpture was created in 1980, NASA had already sent men to the moon and probes to Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn. Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July!

Hope you spot something interesting while you’re out and about today. Related Links:  Giant deer, ‘Real Fake’ sculptures installed along Chicago Riverwalk (Curbed Chicago)  

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Wordless Wednesday: The Ten-Year-Old tours Jurassic World at the Field Museum

Scenes from The Ten-Year-Old’s recent trip to Jurassic World at the Field Museum, Chicago. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Spring!

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Wordless Wednesday: View of MSI from Wooded Isle

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Wordless Wednesday: Cows in Museums

Moooonwalk, created by Craig Wartman and Robert Finzel Patron in 1999. Currently located in the space wing of the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry, thanks to a generous gift from Mr. and Mrs. Howard Feinstein. Related Links:  Cows on … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Cows in Malls

The Holy Cow! created in honor of American sportscaster Harry Caray, currently located near the elevators in Water Tower Place in downtown Chicago. Also, go Cubs! Related Links:  Cows on trucks (Caterpickles) Cows on skyscrapers (Caterpickles) Cows on condos (Caterpickles) Cows on cranes (Caterpickles)  

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