My favorite webcam for a very long time has been the remotely controllable TundraCam run by several research groups at the University of Colorado. It’s located 17 miles west of Boulder at a research station (elev. 11,600 ft) on Niwot Ridge…. Read More ›
Month: May 2014
A comment yesterday prompted the reprinting of this post from July 24, 2012, a few days after the Aurora, Colorado, theater shooting. How many more times will it have to be reprinted? In the wake of the theater shooting in… Read More ›
Christopher Michael-Martinez was one of those killed in the University of California Santa Barbara shooting on May 23. The next day his angry grief-stricken father, Richard, said to the media: “Why did Chris die? Chris died because of craven, irresponsible… Read More ›
REMEMBER All gave some. Some gave all. .
Until a reader reminded me, I’d completely forgotten that Memorial Day weekend is the traditional opening of Rocky Mountain National Park’s Trail Ridge Road. Our heavy snows this winter did not delay the opening as I’d feared. The announcement appears… Read More ›