Bob Carr

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2014

    Two Long-Lost Maps Spark a Quest to Find Forgotten Pyramids in the Florida Swamps

    Upstairs at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, past smiling employees at the front desk and cubicles full of researchers and staffers, lies a secluded room behind a password-protected door. Inside, unmoving taxidermies of bears, snakes, and birds stand next to rows of sterile bones, s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    State Rep. Mark Pafford Leads Nature Tours for the Public

    When WPB State Rep. Mark Pafford announced he was offering walking tours of the Florida outback to his constituents (and anyone else who cares to make the trip), "bemused" was the word that came to mind: What was a nice Jewish boy from Miami doing trekking around in the swamp, scoping out the wildli ... More >>

  • News

    April 25, 2002

    Fort Nowhere

    In which New Times sets out to find the roots of a rootless burg

  • News

    March 23, 2000

    It's Our History, Dig?

    Broward's official archaeologist, Scott Lewis, is leading the charge to explore the county's rich past -- which means saving the land from rampant overdevelopment

  • News

    March 5, 1998

    It Came From the Swamps!

    A huge, hairy beast that walks upright and craves lima beans is stalking South Florida's marshland.