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Rethinking February


Rethinking February,

Sun returns,

The clouds are merry –

A touch of spring,

Doors are opened,

Gentle breezes bring

Pollen to my wintered

Organs, 67 more words


The 1947 Blizzard

The worst blizzard in living memory hits Ireland on February 25, 1947. The penetrating Arctic winds had been blowing for several weeks. Munster and Leinster… 218 more words

Irish History

This Week in Ice: Feb 18 - 24, 2018

This week, I was thrilled to attend an APECS workshop, sponsored by the National Science Foundation, on Antarctic Surface Hydrology & Ice-Shelf Stability at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.  742 more words


Husky sledding in Tromso: becoming a musher

If you have never tried husky sledding before, you might think it’s either a piece of cake or some risk of breaking a few bones. Still, doing something new, for the first time, feels damn good and getting new skills is even better. 902 more words