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Superb animal photography

50 Superb Examples of Animal Photography from Noupe design blog.

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Fallen Leaf Lake

Velma and I celebrated our birthdays last weekend near Tahoe at beautiful Fallen Leaf Lake. Our birthdays are ten days apart, so we usually celebrate them together with a weekend getaway. We had won/rented a weekend stay in a cabin on the lake, having participated in a charity auction last year for Committee for Green […]

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Meet Sluggo

I should take this opportunity to introduce Sluggo, our new traveling companion. We adopted Sluggo a couple weeks ago in anticipation of our impending parenthood (he was a gift from Velma’s coworkers, who threw her a baby shower a couple weeks ago). This was Sluggo’s first time in the Sierra, and he enjoyed it a […]

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Photo featured in LA Times

My photo of redwood seedlings has been featured on the Los Angeles Times’ website, alongside another holiday gift guide and mention of Save the Redwoods League.

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Thursday Top 5

Alex BadyaevOlya turned me on to this guy’s great photos. He’s a professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at University of Arizona, but he also takes exceptional wildlife photographs, and designed his own website too. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cad8RHYKb_8] Truth or Fail with MeekakittyVery clever YouTube-based game where you click in the actual videos to answer a true […]

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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9dfWzp7rYR4] Flying pengiuns [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9fciD_II7NI] Counting to 4 with Feist and Sesame Street [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNpp7OkP0Qc] I’m a PCMicrosoft’s fighting back against Apple’s “I’m a Mac” ads, and so far the ad campaign is pretty good. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqWOnDqQ4v8] I’m a Wii [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dNPebwPsPrU] The real hunt for Red OctoberAuthor David Hagberg and former USSR Naval Chief Engineer Boris Gindin tell […]

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Thursday Top 5

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-NOZU2iPA8] “Jesus Is My Friend”This is certainly the peppiest Christian rock song ever recorded. But they should know by now that rock ’n’ roll is always perverted by the influence of the devil. Hence the lyric: “Once I tried to run / I tried to run and hide / Jesus came and found me and […]

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Lions vs. water buffalo vs. crocodilesThis video made me emotional it’s so incredible. You’ll never guess who wins in the end.www.youtube.com/watch?v=LU8DDYz68kM Presidential candidate selectorThis is based on a popular chart from 2decide.com, but a coworker of mine made it tons more useful. Hover over the left-hand column to select your position on the issues.jrm.cc/extras/candidate-selector/ You […]

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