Disturbance: noun. The interruption of a settled or peaceful condition. A disturbance, in our everyday lives, is an inconvenience. They happen everywhere. Sometimes they’re big, like an earthquake, a tornado, […]
There’s something intensely primordial about this forest of coast redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) in a morning fog. These giants tower over the mere mortals of the world at heights of up […]
One of the most exciting things about camping is the friends you make along the way. You never know who you’ll meet.
Let me state for the record that feathers are amazing. Not only do they allow birds to soar, glide and flap their way through the air, their structure allows for […]
Recycling at its finest: Dedecomposingsing the forest floor.
Free science! Get your free science! I was incredibly excited to come across the website Publiscize recently. It’s a free news source where scientists publish synopses of their own research. […]
The clouds and fog that cloaked the far shore dispersed hours ago. Now the wind is down, and the waves that went rolling through this water have subsided to gentle […]
Standing just over 10,400 feet, Lassen Peak makes an impressive sight on the skyline from Redding. A recent trip to Lassen Volcanic National Park with a gave me a new […]
Tucked beneath a slab of granite, above another. Beneath a small flow at the top of the second high cascade. Across from a great rolling mound of bare rock high […]
At first glance it’s a stump by the creek. A pleasant place to sit and watch the world light up while you wait for sounds of life from […]