Friday, November 28, 2014

20 years ago today a great adventure took place 5…11/8/2014

November 8, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured Stuff, South Pole

Oh my! I got so busy in October that I forgot to blog about this. This first half of October was relatively quiet, other than I got my passport and readied myself for the journey to take place in the middle of the month. As I started writing this, I realized that there was a […]

20 Years Ago…A Great Adventure Took Place 4…09/20/2014

September 20, 2014 by  
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When we last left our hero…sorry, I couldn’t help myself. After flying home, I had to get ready. While they supply us with lots of Extreme Cold Weather (ECW) gear, I still went out and got some of my own gear. Otherwise, I had to complete forms, get a physical (which was the first time […]

20 Years Ago…A Great Adventure Took Place 3…09/05/2014

September 5, 2014 by  
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Things got busy at the house and I was on nights so I forgot about this. The interview…That was quit the day. It took only one day, but it was long. The reason it was so long was because of a bit of controversy, but more on that later. To start with ASA flew me […]

New Toys? or Tools?…09/05/2014

September 5, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured Stuff, Film, Fun Stuff

As the technology of various fields has improved, eventually, the tools come down in price and up in quality. This has especially been true of the video/film field. I’ve always wanted to film things. I loved having my various still cameras over the years. I’ve always wanted a good digital stills camera, that could take […]

20 Years Ago…A Great Adventure Took Place 2…08/09/2014

August 9, 2014 by  
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Okay, so I said that it would be about two weeks before my next post. However, as I thought about it, I think the response came a lot sooner (Also, for some reason I was telling the story in the third person, I’ll tell it from my perspective 20 years later). I think it was […]

20 years ago…A Great Adventure Took Place…7/30/2014

July 31, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured Stuff, Fun Stuff, South Pole

What was this adventure that took place 20 years ago? I went to the South Pole and wintered-over. I will be chronicling this journey over the next year as things pop up, I have slides, and if I can get them digitized, I’ll add them to the blog. However, for the most part, I will […]

Facebook’s Decisions Have Forced Me to Begin to Make Some Decisions…04/13/2014

April 13, 2014 by  
Filed under Featured Stuff, Opinion

As you may or may not know, I have three blogs. My about page can tell you how I got to this point, and for the most part, the blogs themselves are fine. The weather blog (NMIRecWx), the “microblog”(wxym.blogspot.com) where I share smaller post and pictures, and finally the main Ministry & Meteorology blog, where […]

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