Archive for June, 2011

Nice Video on the True Cost of Gasoline

Friday, June 24th, 2011

Anyone Up for Some Skiing???

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Check out this animated graphic of the Sierra Nevada snowpack. Usually, by this time of year, the snow would be mostly gone. It is still here. To play the animation, you have to hit “stop” and then hit “play” again.

Here is the same graphic for 2006-2007 winter, which had almost no snow on June 1st:


Observations on iNaturalist

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

I have recently become enthralled by a new social network called iNaturalist. It is a part crowd-sourced science and part wikipedia field guide. Here are my observations: