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From Doomsday plane to Frank Lloyd Wright: The best of Road Trip 2013 (pictures)

For five weeks this summer, CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman toured the Midwest, visiting some of the region's most interesting and important locations. Here's a look back at 5,200 miles of reporting.

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How Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin survived murder, fires, constant change

The architect's home may be best known for the fire that killed his mistress. But it's a masterpiece of marrying design and landscape. CNET Road Trip 2013 stopped by to see it firsthand.

By Aug. 17, 2013

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Taliesin: At home with Frank Lloyd Wright (pictures)

He may have designed more-famous homes, but Frank Lloyd Wright's own house in Wisconsin is a showcase for his mastery of design in architecture. CNET's Daniel Terdiman stopped by on Road Trip 2013.

23 Images By Aug. 17, 2013

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Did Frank Lloyd Wright create America's greatest office?

Many would argue that the Great Workroom at SC Johnson headquarters in Racine, Wis., is the most beautiful office space in the U.S. CNET Road Trip 2013 had to investigate and decide.

By Jul. 26, 2013

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Why Frank Lloyd Wright piled 60 tons on a lily pad (pictures)

Officials doubted that the famed architect's Johnson Wax headquarters in Racine, Wis., was structurally sound. But no one questions the master. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out the stunning building.

22 Images By Jul. 26, 2013

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Were the Wright brothers really first? Not in Brazil

In the U.S., the Wright brothers are recognized for making history with the world's first airplane flight. In Brazil, the first aviator goes by the name of Santos-Dumont.

By Jul. 9, 2013

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When the Wright brothers and their 'flying machine' were new

The aviation industry started in Dayton, Ohio, and today, the city cherishes that history. CNET's Daniel Terdiman visited as part of Road Trip 2013.

By Jul. 9, 2013

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How the Wright brothers won the race to invent the airplane (pictures)

On Road Trip 2013, visiting Dayton, Ohio, where the Wrights lived and worked, CNET's Daniel Terdiman couldn't avoid the influence of the invention of the airplane.

22 Images Jul. 9, 2013

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Restoring Frank Lloyd Wright's marvelous Robie House

More than a century old, the famed architect's Chicago masterpiece is undergoing an $11 million restoration. CNET's Daniel Terdiman checks out its return to glory as part of Road Trip 2013.

By Jul. 8, 2013

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Robie House, Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece, regains glory (pictures)

Perhaps the great architect's most famous building, Robie House in Chicago is in the middle of a multi-million-dollar renovation. CNET's Daniel Terdiman stopped by on Road Trip 2013.

37 Images By Jul. 8, 2013