Monthly Archives: September 2012

Awesome HD Slinky Slow-Mo…Does Gravity Really Work Like We Think It Does?

Watching this video, I have to ask, do we really understand gravity?  When we release an object from our hands, it falls.  Right?  Not always?  Or at least, not right away? Veritasium has put some pretty cool videos to explain … Continue reading

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Tillman the Skateboarding Bulldog hits the surf and snow

Nice video of Tillman the bulldog skimboarding and snowboarding and his usual fun on a skateboard.  Checkout the link. Tillman the Skateboarding Bulldog hits the surf and snow.

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Chatham Lighthouse – Chatham’s Twin Light

Just under 90 miles from Boston, on southeast corner of Cape Cod, lies Chatham Harbor and the Chatham Lighthouse.  The original lighthouse was built in 1808.  In 1887, after erosion created stability issues, the lighthouse was rebuilt, this time set … Continue reading

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California Burrowing Owl

So, no trip to Joshua Tree would be complete if Clyde didn’t stop by to say ‘Hi’.  He is actually quite inquisitive and quite the friendly chap.  Clyde is not much of talker. Clyde, like most (California) Western Burrowing Owls, … Continue reading

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California Desert Tarantula

The trip to Joshua Tree was rewarding.  I met this California tarantula out for cruise one mid morning.  Probably a male by his more svelte abdominal rear portion. In spite of the average lore, the tarantula venom is generally not … Continue reading

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