Category Archives: Earth Sciences


After leaving Clifton Gorge, we drove from Yellow Springs Ohio to Dawson Springs, Kentucky.  Clear weather and beautiful roads. Camped on the Tradewater River, then drove to Mantle Rock Natural Monument in Lola, Kentucky the next morning to sit and … Continue reading

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US Air Force Museum

Stopped here for the first leg of the 2017 Eclipse Roadtrip. . Located in Dayton, Ohio, and on the web here: image to open gallery of photos by myself and my able assistant photographer.10/10, would plane again. Update: how … Continue reading

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Solstice Hike at, where else, Proud Lake State Recreation Area. The swamps are pretty dry; upper Michigan is getting all the rain. As always, click here or on the image to open a photo gallery.

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Ape Rill Show Hers

You’d think all I do is hike but you’d be wrong.Not in this case, however. Another one out at Proud Lake State Recreation Area. Drenched.

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Lake Ice

All is proceeding as I have forseen. Warm up, followed by rain and wind, followed by more cold. Left it to freeze a day or two, probably should have waited a while longer for safety’s sake, but since they are … Continue reading

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