Weekend review, GSA, and pumps.

Weekend review, GSA, and pumps.

I’ve not been keeping the blog up to date, though a lot’s going on here. My last post was about New Orleans, written before Gustav had formed. As I write this Monday morning it’s weakening and it looks as though New Orleans will be spared what...

A couple of Em4 Winona photos

A couple of Em4 Winona photos

A couple more photos from our Em4 installation at Winona State. Here’s our Jesse at left, then faculty Toby Dogwiler, Cathy Summa, and me after we completed the installation on August 6.

The Em4 moves.

The Em4 moves.

I’m just too damn busy with consulting work to post much now, but here’s a little Quicktime movie showing the Em4’s articulation mechanism, made from a series of stills in Winona State’s wetlab. You can see Toby Dogwiler and Cathy Summa (the...

The Winona State Em4 is complete.

The Winona State Em4 is complete.

After a 14-hour drive yesterday, Jesse and I delivered and assembled the articulation system for Winona State’s Em4 today. The model went together beautifully, and, after months of work, is now complete. We’re all very happy. More later.

Weekend update.

Weekend update.

What an extraordinarily stormy year this has been. Here are spectacular clouds above our house in Carbondale yesterday. Kate and I arrived in Carbondale with the Em4 just in time to miss nearly 4 inches of rain that fell Wednesday evening in just a couple of hours....