Category Archives: fascinating

Speaking of Bees – Short Video: Just Add Sugar

I visited my brother in Wisconsin last week and had the opportunity to help him “sugar” his bees. He explained that honeybees can be carrying parasitic mites, but they don’t clean them off. The way to get bees to clean … Continue reading

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No, That’s Not Smoke – It’s a Superneato LiDAR Image

This is a screenshot from a 15 April 2013 The Oregonian article, which notes that “This imagery was featured in the North American Cartographic Information Society’s first Atlas of Design.” This superneato LiDAR (see caption for more information) image shows … Continue reading

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Wow. Dragonflies. The New York Times’ Natalie Angier.

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SuperNeato: Murmuration — As Seen On Bioepherma Blog

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BBC News: International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition

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GSA Today Geologic Past Series

As managing editor for The Geological Society of America’s (GSA) science & information magazine, GSA Today, I develop and write “filler” articles to work in around the science and news as needed. Most (if not all) magazines are built in blocks … Continue reading

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Neato Photo of “Ice Chunk Air Bubbles” by Kyle House

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Neato Geology Video from GeoCastAway

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Sand in Your Food – Blog Pick of the Day -6-

Or, more literally, sand food. Click on the image for a much better view of this amazing herb from the Sonoran Desert (Pholisma sonorae). Side note: I made this blog choice without thinking what my last blog pick was & behold! … Continue reading

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Into the Vortex

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