Earthquake video fun, Em4 testing.

Earthquake video fun, Em4 testing.

Don’t miss this video of a weather broadcast from Evansville, Indiana at around 4:30am last Friday, as an earthquake occurred. Weather cameras mounted on towers and tall buildings turn out to be good seismometers. Evansville’s about 40 miles from the...

Navier-Stokes video fun,  Emriver shipping, Em4.

Navier-Stokes video fun, Emriver shipping, Em4.

We had a busy Friday at LRRD. We’re hard at work on the Em4, and got an exciting and very expensive shipment of exotic materials for it. Jesse and Cara worked on shipping alternatives for the Emriver. We’re being asked to ship them to far places. At the...

Happy New Year; botony, grants, and video.

Happy New Year; botony, grants, and video.

I worked on the LRRD website over the last two days, and added some new videos. Also more work on our grant proposal. Kate and I did a new year’s hike with Karen Renzaglia and learned a lot about ferns and lichens. Here she tells us about the “walking...

Two turntables, Steve and Kate.

Two turntables, Steve and Kate.

Kate and I had a blast last night. Finally some time to play, and we spun records until the wee hours. And then goofed off all day today (including making this video from still photos.) It’s been a long time. Not sure how well this Blogger video works,...

Running on fumes this week.

Running on fumes this week.

Here are Kate and my Mom Greta, who I brought up from northern Arkansas early this week. They’re having a great time, and love each other so much. Kate’s such a good daughter-in-law (and spouse). I managed to get a video up on YouTube in prep for our grant...