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For a couple weeks every year Yellowstone permits bicycle traffic before all the motors get in. Because this window is right after they finish plowing the roads, it is usually terrible weather for biking, cold and windy and sleety. 272 more words

Rocky Mountain High

by Dave Hanks

This title is taken from a John Denver song of a few years back. It is reminiscent of the privileges we have to be able to live “out here” – especially if you value nature and the great outdoors. 345 more words


Science and caution

‘Ignorance is not an option’ declared the title of a recent Editorial in the journal, Science.  The Editorial starts with a hypothetical scenario where one country’s action, implemented in the face of seemingly insurmountable crises, puts other countries’ people and economies in jeopardy.  474 more words


Yellowstone field experience

Last week I had the great pleasure of spending a week in Yellowstone National Park with both corvid expert, John Marzluff and predator-prey dynamic expert, Aaron Wirsing.  2,302 more words

Being A Scientist

Road Head

As a wanderlusty globetrottress with severe Restless Leg Syndrome, I have a serious addiction to travel. I spent years cultivating a strong knowledge of other cultures and customs, developing an appreciation for international foods and fares, mastering foreign languages, and even devoting several years of my life to an education in global health. 1,547 more words

Photos from the Road | Yellowstone National Park

A couple of weeks back, I took a trip to Yellowstone National Park since it is only an hour’s drive away and I have always wanted to visit it. 77 more words