Amazing last day of AGU 2011.

Amazing last day of AGU 2011.

Today we finished an amazing five days at AGU in San Francisco. We planned for months.   Meriam, Lily, Christina, and Alee took care of complex logistics.  Nathan, Jim,  and I built and packed parts for the new Em3. We worked together when a shipper lost half our...

Lightning strikes us at AGU.

Lightning strikes us at AGU.

The Fall AGU Meeting in San Francisco is amazing. Twenty thousand students and scientists from all over the world. We’ve wanted to be here for years, but it’s so expensive. About $15,000 for a booth, with all expenses accounted for. We’re finally...

LRRD Dive(s) In!

LRRD Dive(s) In!

SIUC student volunteer Jen teaches fifth graders around the Em2 at Dive In! Today I taught for the first time since I joined the Little River team, at Dive In!, an Illinois EPA-funded education event hosted by SIUC’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center.   Of...

Fluvial Photography at LRRD

Fluvial Photography at LRRD

By Alee Alee teaches Lily to use the GigaPan Over the past couple weeks, I’ve been testing out our new GigaPan Epic Pro system, which is a robot that guides a camera to take nearly perfect panoramic pictures.  The GigaPan software stitches the photos together,...

Education and Outreach at LRRD.

Education and Outreach at LRRD.

Christina and Nathan teach at EcoU summer camp Editor’s note:  This is the second of what I hope are many posts written by our new Creative Director Alee Quick. At LRRD, we have a strong commitment to using our products for education, and we’re happy to...