Today’s prompt for the Kickin’ it Old Skool Blog-a-Thon is to show you where I blog.
Well, that’s interesting.
I have no set place to blog (aside from “in front of the computer”) but I do have several preferred blogging stations, that often vary by what it is that I’m writing and what time of day it is when I start to write. Continue reading
The greys were very upset. V’x was terrified. I was stuck in the middle, translating for two alien species with whom I had little in common.
“Please. We should talk. You have questions. She has questions. I have questions,” I said.
The greys grew silent. Their attention was on me. Continue reading
Today, the Kickin’ it Old Skool Blog-a-thon challenges us to capture our day in one sentence.
Today was much shorter than I wanted it to be.
Friday Headlines, December 6, 2013
THE LATEST IN THE GEOSCIENCES
Curiosity rover’s 100,000th laser shot
Saturn’s polar hexagon
Saint Barbara’s Day Continue reading
Today on the Kickin’ it Old Skool Blog-a-thon, we’re remembering what we wrote when we first started blogging.
Apparently, I’ve been doing this since December of 2009.
When I started the blog, my hope was that my husband and I would both post regularly. I think he’s written two or three posts, and I’ve written hundreds. Continue reading
Today’s prompt in the Kickin’ it Old Skool Blog-a-Thon is to tell everyone ten things about me.
Ten things… Hmm. Continue reading
There are many misconceptions about geological concepts. There is a list here, developed by Kent Kirby of the University of Minnesota. This post is to debunk one of those misconceptions. There will be others. Find them here.
Misconception: The edge of a continent is the same thing as a plate boundary. Continue reading
Today’s Kickin’ it Old Skool Blog-a-Thon prompt is:
“What’s the weather like where you live today?”
Is that blue sky? Amazing.
It’s strangely sunny. Unexpectedly so. But still cold. A lovely winter day, really. Usually in Rochester, it’s just grey all winter long. It’s nice to see the sun.
December’s NaBloPoMo theme is More/Less. Today, it asks the question,
“Do you see the glass as half full or half empty?” Continue reading
Oh, now this is fun. The Kickin’ it Old Skool Blog-a-thon is asking about colors.
Color fascinates me. See these posts about color in terms of geology here, here, and here.
I’m most impressed by how people perceive colors differently. Don’t believe me? Ask someone in turquoise is a shade of green or blue. Continue reading