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The Backyard Science group regularly features the Daily Bucket. Some of us are scouring the garden for late-ripened cukes. Or we may be catching up on our weeding. Others may be hiking or kayaking ...
by 6412093
Comment Count 67 comments on Sun Oct 13, 2013 at 06:25 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
The Backyard Science group regularly features the Daily Bucket. Blossom end rot threatening your tomatoes?  New frog in the neighborhood? Surly yellow jackets showing up? Please add your own ...
by 6412093
Comment Count 148 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 06:10 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
I practice emotional exhibitionism. I publish deeply personal things for strangers to read, sometimes with the quiet pleasures edited out, the turmoil left. Other times vice-versa. Our minds are ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 05:54 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Good Question. Probably because it's just too much trouble to make a fuss ... Even though things just keep going up and up, all around them all the time.
by jamess
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 07:04 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Okay, it’s Legend, But I Don’t Care! Claim: A physics professor gives a final examination that requires his students to explain how to measure the height of a tall building using a barometer.
by BeninSC
Comment Count 73 comments on Mon Jun 17, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
The Backyard Science group regularly features the Daily Bucket. Here you can note any of your observations of the world around you. Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, birds and/or flowers, and ...
by 6412093
Comment Count 81 comments on Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 10:04 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
It was 1990—as I was putting together plans at the Los Angeles Times for what would become a weekly package of syndicated articles about the environment—when I first encountered scientists ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 58 comments on Mon May 27, 2013 at 08:30 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
This week we heard about the depleted aquifers in the US. It will take hundreds or even thousands of years of rain to replenish the aguifers. In the US of reality shows, quarterly profits and wars, ...
by Don midwest
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri May 24, 2013 at 04:44 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Ozzy and special photobomb guest Buddha welcome you to this week's DKos Asheville Open Thread. The late great Ozzy, enforcing zero-tolerance rodent policy in the spring veggies. 2008. JULY 20 ...
by SteelerGrrl
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat May 18, 2013 at 08:00 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by paradise50
Comment Count 269 comments on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
One female scientist was closely associated with my father-in-law, Coleman Goin. Like him, her main interest was frogs. I am talking about Doris Mabel Cochran, who was one of the few women in ...
by Desert Scientist
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Mar 12, 2013 at 04:54 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
Fair warning. This will be a bit of a rant. But first, some news (or at least news to some). The frogs are dying all over the world. In moist, mossy rooms, rows of glass aquariums bathed in ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 97 comments on Thu Jan 03, 2013 at 02:11 PM PST with 220 Recommends
A photo diary of not-yet-winter North Florida. The Daily Bucket is a place where we post and exchange our observations. Birds, bugs, blooms and more - each note is a record that we can refer to in ...
by PHScott
Comment Count 108 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 07:30 AM PST with 37 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a place where we post and exchange our observations about what is happening in the natural world in our neighborhood. Each note about the bugs, buds, and birds around us is a ...
by burnt out
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat Jun 30, 2012 at 09:27 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
by blueyedace2
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun May 13, 2012 at 09:07 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Croaking away in the surviving wetlands of greater New York City, just a hop away from more than 22 million people, scientists have discovered a new species of leopard frog! The new species of ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 34 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2012 at 03:15 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
Others may now be opining about the President's Speech, but I can't get the following look alike image out of my mind. So, I decided to inflict it on you as well.... Nice of me, isn't it? This "...
by SeaTurtle
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Sep 08, 2011 at 06:41 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a place to catch your casual observations of the natural world and turn them into a valuable resource. Whether it's the first flowers of spring or that odd bug in ...
by bwren
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Aug 13, 2011 at 10:00 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Left to its own devices what would the unrestrained Free Market ultimately 'create' ... What is its ultimate goal ? EcoEconomics in a ...
by jamess
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun May 29, 2011 at 09:02 AM PDT with 86 Recommends
Can anyone believe it is possible to lay down such a barrage of poisons on the surface of the earth without making it unfit for all life? They should not be called 'insecticides,' but '...
by DWG
Comment Count 40 comments on Tue Apr 12, 2011 at 04:04 PM PDT with 62 Recommends