The grower was in a grumpy mood this Wednesday as the hot dry weather and events were overtaking him. There was a murmur that rain would be jolly useful and a few more volunteers on the appropriate evenings. 212 more words
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I’m gearing up for my 4th field season in arctic Alaska! This year I’ll be a researcher on two cruises, one to study walruses and bivalves in the Chukchi Sea and one to study food webs in the Beaufort Sea. 384 more words
These days, the alarm goes off at 6:45 AM.
It sounds like church bells. No, not the kind that play pleasant hymns or patriotic songs. These bells are unpleasant–a discord of clanging and bellowing that is all too effective in waking me up. 896 more words