Tag: Environment

  • Canada rocks

    Woohoo! Canada rocks.

  • Sky in Bradenton the night before Tropical Storm Fay

    Clicky for biggy.

  • Hello Rain

    The first real rains of summer came today. And boy, did they hit hard. Radar images via Weather Underground.

  • Fabric not plastic

    Now we’ll just see if I can remember them. On a side note, any moment now Hil and Bri will be arriving from Victoria 🙂

  • Hello delurkers!

    Thanks for posting your comments… keep ’em coming 🙂 The pic below was assembled from vertically-oriented shots roughly aligned in DoubleTake and tweaked by hand. I left the edges in, just to show how much each photo had to be distorted in order to fit together. Clicky for mediumy (if anyone is interested in the […]

  • Sun rain

    After a pretty dry spring, this pretty much summarizes the past month. Clicky big. Dune – Rainbow to the Stars [4.5mb, 4:55, awesome happy hardcore, craptastic 128kbps joint stereo]

  • Tens of thousands still in dark after massive B.C. storm

    From the CBC: Winds that peaked at 157 kilometres an hour knocked out power to a widespread area, including Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands, the Lower Mainland and the Fraser Valley. Vancouver, North Vancouver, Burnaby and Victoria were the hardest-hit communities. Some perspective: that’s stronger than anything Sarasota has experienced in the past four years, […]

  • Thundertastic

    Image courtesy Teslamania It’s pouring outside like it did when I got here in the summer of 2002. Only thing different is that this time, instead of being in a double-wide trailer, I’m on the top floor of my apartment building. Yeehaw! I took a bit of video for you guys to gander. Turn your […]

  • We Win!, An Inconvenient Truth, Serenity/Equality Now

    My Ultimate Frisbee team (aka “Butch’s Team”) won its first game of the season this past Thursday night, so I’m pretty happy about that. Yesterday’s 5pm pickup game at Lakewood Ranch got lightninged-out. Work is busy. A new schedule has been set, so the heat is back on. Friday night I saw An Inconvenient Truth […]

  • Happy Solstice

    Hello, longest day of the year! These photos are part of the Extrametrical Solstice Field Trip. Song running through my head all morning: The Orb – From a Distance (Hybrid’s Meadow Mix) (Mac users: option-click to download, others, right-click and choose the “Save Link As…”-type option) Click for a bigger version: