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Old Faithful Inn on a Cool Autumn Night

There aren’t a lot of rooms in the world that evoke such emotions in me as the main lobby at theĀ Old Faithful Inn in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 22 more words



Subject To Change

Depth: 6 km

Distances: Erda, UT – 8 km (5 miles) ESE (110 degrees)
Tooele, UT – 9 km (5 miles) NE (54 degrees) 21 more words


It's time we terraformed Mars and stopped poking it with a stick

I’ve just been watching “The Sky at Night” TV program.
People were very excited about their work investigating the nature of Mars and its History. 492 more words


A Little Luck in the Lamar Valley

After leaving Glacier, northern Wyoming and Yellowstone National Park was our next destination. I’d previously been once, and wasn’t as impressed as I’d been by Teton and Glacier. 721 more words


A summer in Yellowstone National Park

I set up an easel in the kitchen of the little apartment I rented for the summer. I did several landscape watercolors and a few pastels, too. 30 more words


Travel Theme: Round

The elusive round benchmark

When I taught geography I taught a class called “map reading”. As part of mapping, locations, of finding our way around this earth the US Coast & Geodetic Survey has left markers around the US marking elevation (used in topographical maps) 113 more words


365 Grateful: 04.18.2014

Ohhhh, Yellowstone. Such an awesome place. Yesterday, I felt like I was part of that frothing flow of water cascading down the mountain. Why? Because I was “in flow” — totally immersed in what I was doing with an energized focus — and enjoyment in the process. 51 more words