Come along with CNET's Daniel Terdiman as he visits some of the best geek-oriented spots in California, Nevada, Arizona, and Oregon -- from Hollywood to the mountains to the coast to the desert.
If you know what today's picture is, you could be eligible to win a prize in the CNET Road Trip Picture of the Day contest.
As San Diego Zoo staff waited to see if a pregnant panda would give birth, they relied on military imaging and other tech tools to get real-time progress reports. CNET Road Trip 2012 got an up close look.
When San Diego Zoo panda Bai Yun, 20, gave birth today, she was the second-oldest panda to do so. For weeks, zoo staffers monitored her pregnancy with special tech. CNET Road Trip 2012 stopped by.
From the Air Force to NASA, commercial airplane storage to the first private spacecraft, the Mojave is the center of aviation. CNET Road Trip 2012 braved the summer heat to check it out.
The vast desert northeast of Los Angeles is filled with military and civilian aviation facilities -- and some of the most exciting aircraft in history fly, and have flown, there.