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Eyecam Captures A Wall Of Dust Blowing Through West Texas

If you’ve ever been in a west Texas dust storm, you’ll appreciate this video clip.

As a new cold front rolled across the Permian Basin this week, a tower cam in Big Spring caught it all in time-lapse. 52 more words


JORDAN and PETRA the Magnificent

(This set of posts comprise an addendum for Time and Place 2015-16, accounting for previous travels and events.) 

I can honestly say that my hotel room in Amman was among the strangest ever…and yet completely comfortable. 415 more words


Kgalagadi Sand(storm)

With the car fully functional and the temperature rising we made our way west of Upington to the Augrabies Falls. The name translates to “the place of great noise” and although not the size of the great falls of Victoria it still packs a punch in full flow. 726 more words


I always cry when I leave Phoenix because I feel like I’m saying good-bye to summer. Not that the Valley of the Sun had overwhelmed me with her graces this time around. 704 more words

Major Dust Storm Could Soon Hit Mars

This image illustrates the haze that engulfs Mars during major dust storms. These two images were taken in 2001, about a month apart.

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS… 588 more words


Everyone Burns Differently

Last year’s Burning Man was the Year of the Dust Storms.

Indeed, it felt like the first 4 days of Burning Man were nothing BUT dust storms. 300 more words

Burning Man

Disclaimer: Post contains a lot of complaining and sarcasm.

Today’s weather … 30 degrees C.

It’s humid.

It’s windy.

There’s a dust storm blowing through our province.

Article in the local news. Bloemfontein Courant… 320 more words