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We’re going to have way below normal temperatures for June? July, below temperatures, and August, we’re on the border of the temperature thingy.

So say meteorologists. 392 more words

Busy in Houston

I came up to Houston yesterday for a meeting of the Nautical Institute about DP (Dynamic Positioning). I figured since I am a DP operator (DPO), I ought to go and see what they were talking about. 264 more words


Rocking. Rolling. Greens.

Caterpillars should go ahead and apply. Plenty to chew on, the outdoor life with only a few rocks along the way.

Those who are green, as well as the old hard “woulds”, are nudged to marsh over to the shore’s acres. 534 more words


First Look At The Houston Zoo's Gorillas!

It’s not secret that I love the Houston Zoo! I go a ton over the summer because they serve beer and I love the zoo :) 138 more words


Shoebill Stork, Sketch 074

Oh! I almost got the mouth right! Happy dance!

Sketch 074: Shoebill Stork at the Houston Zoo 6 more words


From the Wild: A Close Partnership All the Way From Rwanda

From the Wild: A Close Partnership All the Way From Rwanda

By Bianca Gomez – Mar 27, 2015

Written by: Valerie Akuredusenge

Hi! My name is Valerie Akuredusenge, the Program Director of Conservation Heritage – Turambe, (CHT). 809 more words


Red Spikes with Bee Butt

A bee butt on a red, spiked flower at the Houston Zoo. I don’t know the name of this flower.

Update: The flower is a Red Bottlebrush (thanks to… 9 more words