Media research, flood chasing in St. Louis.

Media research, flood chasing in St. Louis.

Cara continued her work on our new color-sorted Em4 media, and we have a mix we like. We noticed it has the same hues as the spotty banana on the bench–yellow, light brown, dark brown. It looks nice, and we can’t wait to mix up a couple of hundred pounds...

GSA in Indiana and City Museum in St. Louis.

GSA in Indiana and City Museum in St. Louis.

Lord I’m beat. What a week we had. A short summary of Thursday and Friday: Jesse went with Andrew Podoll (who’s also done some other interesting things), Harvey Henson and some SIUC Geology grad students to a regional GSA meeting in Evansville, Indiana....

Emriver to NY State, the Em4 takes shape.

Emriver to NY State, the Em4 takes shape.

Jesse and I worked on the Em4’s control cart today. It’ll hold the main pump, flowmeters, valves, UV sterilizer, and a few other things. Still a big pile of expensive hardware, but soon it’ll be a very nice instrument. Jesse has done a great job on...

Em4 design and build.  And blogging.

Em4 design and build. And blogging.

I finished a lot of admin things today and sent out some invoices for consulting. Just cranked. I’d like to say it was satisfying. It is very interesting, always. My typical day now is like a very busy day at the old home office I had for 16 years, and a very...

Emriver world domination, local flooding.

Emriver world domination, local flooding.

We just shipped two Emriver models to Minnesota, and are prepping two for Anchorage, and will likely ship a third to New York State next week. The challenges of shipping to Alaska make us wonder about satisfying our international inquiries. Carbondale is underwater....