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Curiosity - Drill, Baby, Drill on Mars
Wednesday February 20, the Mars Curiosity Rover team held a news conference to explain the techniques, challenges, and highlights of the recent success at drilling several centimeters into rocks. ...
jim in IA 02/23/2013 14 40 1 -
Best Online Science Sites
Physics teaching was my career. When I see someone who is adept at explaining physics topics, I take notice. If that person does so with a style that is unique, I am even more interested. *Henry ...
jim in IA 02/20/2013 35 48 28 -
Daily Bucket - Tuesday 2-19-2013
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 ...
jim in IA 02/19/2013 67 25 - -
Daily Bucket - Wednesday 2/13/13
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 ...
jim in IA 02/13/2013 65 18 - -
Watching Earth as it Breathes
jim in IA 02/06/2013 83 180 18 -
Backyard Science - Open Bucket
What? Are you talking to me? There's not been any Backyard Science diary posts for a while. But, I know you are still out there. Until the next one, here's a place to toss in your two cents worth.
jim in IA 02/02/2013 80 23 - -
Daily Bucket - Dung Beetles @Night
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 ...
jim in IA 01/31/2013 58 28 - -
Staring at the Sun
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) observes and images the sun at ten different wavelengths. On January 22, this image was released in an article describing those wavelengths and what they tell ...
jim in IA 01/29/2013 34 94 4 -
Our Inauguration Trip
We were fortunate this past year with many blessings. The re-election of Barack Obama was one of those. We worked hard locally to get our neighborhoods to vote for him. As a reward, we decided to ...
jim in IA 01/27/2013 96 133 1 -
The Great Chicago Wheel of 1893 - World's Greatest Ride
We were talking about a book Melanie is reading about the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893 in Chicago to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the discovery of the Americas by Columbus. A ...
jim in IA 01/15/2013 122 100 - -
Our Moral Foundations
During the past year, I was very involved in the Obama campaign as a local volunteer. As such, issues constantly came up that forced me to question why I supported or opposed them. Is it right? Is ...
jim in IA 01/13/2013 13 18 2 -
Daily Bucket - Rolling Your Own
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 ...
jim in IA 01/10/2013 81 22 - -
Moon Phase & Libration 2013
This mesmerizing animation shows the libration and phases of the Moon at hourly intervals during 2013. Turn up the volume. Click play and watch for a while. The moon has some very intriguing motions ...
jim in IA 01/07/2013 30 36 4 -
Gnomons & Sundials ☼ Old & New
Stretching gracefully across the Sacramento River in Redding, CA is this glass bottomed bridge opened in 2004. It is suspended by cables from the white tower structure. The tower is on the north ...
jim in IA 01/01/2013 52 32 - -
Daily Bucket - Surface to Volume Ratio
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 ...
jim in IA 12/27/2012 66 38 - -
Don't Forget to Look Tonight ☽
Reminder...look to the Moon, Jupiter, and other stars rising in the east tonight and tomorrow night. Refer to this diary for more details about this celestial event. Merry ...
jim in IA 12/24/2012 27 32 - -
Christmas Treat ☽ Moon & Jupiter
At the end of November, the Moon passed near the planet Jupiter in the eastern evening sky. A diary was published at that time urging us to go outside and look.
jim in IA 12/22/2012 24 38 1 -
Thank You to the Rescue Rangers
who have spent the last five days immersed in diaries about gun violence. The rescue ranger on duty, looking for quality diaries meeting particular readership criteria, reads EVERY diary that comes ...
jim in IA 12/18/2012 74 128 - -
Chicago - Return to the Windy City
It's been a long year. Melanie and I have both had challenges that made us grow. Some of those were by our own choice. Some, we didn't want. What matters is how we pulled together to help each ...
jim in IA 12/17/2012 110 94 3 -
ISS Tour by Suni Williams
If you haven't toured the International Space Station, this 29 minute video is your opportunity. It is led by astronaut Suni Williams . Suni served as Station Commander for Expedition 33. She landed ...
jim in IA 12/09/2012 7 19 1 -
Daily Bucket - Salmon Return Soon
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 ...
jim in IA 12/06/2012 41 19 - -
Turn OFF Your Stupid Lights!
jim in IA 12/04/2012 308 279 8 -
Giza Pyramid/Planetary Alignment Dec.3
According to some reports, we are nearing the end. The two images above have been traveling through the intertubes for months. ...
jim in IA 12/01/2012 56 31 1 -
Daily Bucket - What is a Mole?
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 ...
jim in IA 11/29/2012 83 30 - -
Have You Climbed the Stairs?
I have several times, more this year than others. Most of my time is spent in rather mundane pursuits of tending to chores of daily living. It offers security and comfort and predictability. On rare ...
jim in IA 11/25/2012 10 26 1 -
Why the World Won't End in December
I am going out on a limb with this diary. I don't normally make a bold prediction about anything. There was one exception in 1974 in the Nixon administration. I successfully predicted he would resign.
jim in IA 11/20/2012 195 147 1 -
Daily Bucket - Be a Bat Detective
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 ...
jim in IA 11/15/2012 61 28 - -
Measuring the Size of the Universe
It would be hard to tell by the sheer number of diaries and intensity of news coverage, but _there are some topics that are bigger than politics_. I'm getting my fill of it. Browsing around for ...
jim in IA 11/13/2012 52 54 1 -
Thank You to my GOTV Volunteers
=This image shows the diverse and enthusiastic supporters I saw for President Obama whenever crowds were there to greet him. Old, young, black, white, Asian, Latino, women, men, kids, seniors, ... ...
jim in IA 11/10/2012 10 13 - -
Daily Bucket - Ends Can Surprise Us
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 ...
jim in IA 11/08/2012 36 14 - -
Daily Bucket - Finders Keepers
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 ...
jim in IA 11/01/2012 40 21 - -
ISS Startrails - TRONized
How about a diversion from politics, ads, polls, debates, etc. Here is some eye candy for you. Astronauts aboard ISS have gathered huge numbers of great images during their missions. One in ...
jim in IA 10/23/2012 12 19 1 -
Daily Bucket - Walk by the Cedar River
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 ...
jim in IA 10/11/2012 38 35 - 4
Views of Earth from Space
There are several excellent sources of images and information about efforts to learn more of the realm beyond Earth reaching out into space. There are also important efforts to look inward toward ...
jim in IA 10/09/2012 56 89 12 614
Daily Bucket - Colors Over Layers
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 ...
jim in IA 10/04/2012 46 20 - 103
Daily Bucket - Recovery From Drought
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 ...
jim in IA 09/27/2012 27 18 - 85
Solstice ☉ Equinox ☉ Analemma
Two outstanding long term photographic projects came to my attention in the last few days. Both involved imaging the Sun. Both were on the outstanding web site Astronomy Picture of the Day (APoD) . ...
jim in IA 09/25/2012 31 23 1 166
Ion Powered Dawn Spacecraft Reaches Warp 0.033
This past week there were three diaries about the possibilities of warp drives for spacecraft. The diaries were each informative and worthy reads. In order from most recent... - Warp Drive Just ...
jim in IA 09/23/2012 88 132 5 901
Daily Bucket - Oak Galls Revisited
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 ...
jim in IA 09/20/2012 35 21 - 103
NASA Earth Observatory
I wrote a diary a year ago about Picture of the Day web sites. It was a sampling of a few that were noteworthy in my opinion. Feel free to go take a look. But, please come back. There is another one ...
jim in IA 09/18/2012 10 13 - 63
When You Die...
During our morning walk, Melanie in IA and I were talking about a hypothetical question. We enjoy some good discussions during our walks. This one got us enthused quickly about the possibilities. I ...
jim in IA 09/15/2012 86 33 - 304
Daily Bucket - The Transformation
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 ...
jim in IA 09/13/2012 55 17 - 115
Science Debate 2012
In November, 2007, a small group of individuals formed Science Debate calling for a presidential debate on science. More than 38,000 scientists, engineers, and other concerned Americans agreed. The ...
jim in IA 09/11/2012 24 18 - 132
NASA - 5 More Missions Updated
There was recent exciting news last month about the landing of the Curiosity Rover on Mars. JPL has an excellent web site . Follow both links to keep up to date on the most recent news of the mission.
jim in IA 09/04/2012 36 96 14 581
Mitt, is it Phenology or Phrenology?
These two words are spelled so nearly the same. They only differ by an 'r'. But, they widely differ in meaning. Phenology is derived from the Greek word phaino , meaning to show or appear. Phenology ...
jim in IA 08/28/2012 25 14 - 116
Daily Bucket - Canada Thistle
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 ...
jim in IA 08/23/2012 54 24 - 149
Hot, Very Hot, Extremely Hot Summers
Research Links Extreme Summer Heat Events to Global Warming Aug. 6, 2012 You may have already seen this reported . _"A new statistical analysis by NASA scientists has found that Earth's land ...
jim in IA 08/22/2012 14 31 2 188
Syzygy 10 Ted Nugent & Newton's Apple
L.L. syzygia • Gk. syzygia "yoke, pair, union of two, conjunction" • syzygein "yoke together" The syzygy between Ted Nugent and Newton's Apple dropped on my head last week. Their connection was ...
jim in IA 08/18/2012 6 7 1 67
Daily Bucket - McBride Raptor Project
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 ...
jim in IA 08/16/2012 30 16 - 119
Aerosols: Natural and Man Made
The first measurement-based estimate has been made of the tiny airborne particles known as aerosols that arrive by air in North America each year according to NASA and university researchers . The ...
jim in IA 08/14/2012 17 44 1 196
2012 Perseid Meteor Shower - UPDATES
Every year for at least 2,000 years, the Northern Hemisphere has been treated to the sight of the Perseids meteor shower. The display is so named because it appears to radiate from the Perseus ...
jim in IA 08/10/2012 120 170 7 1030
Curiosity Rover - A Few More Details
The successful entry, descent, and landing of the Mars Science Laboratory rover Curiosity was a thrilling event to watch Sunday night and Monday morning. I want to personally thank all of the ...
jim in IA 08/07/2012 45 46 1 260
Curiosity On Mars - Live Blog Tonight
Join other kurious kossacks tonight at SciTech as we live blog the Curiosity rover landing. The diary is scheduled to publish at 10:30 CDT. Join in the suspense as palantir and yours truly comment ...
jim in IA 08/05/2012 67 35 - 229
Daily Bucket - Sunny Beaches
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 ...
jim in IA 08/02/2012 23 14 - 107
Curiosity Rover Mars Landing - Aug 5,6
The next NASA Mars mission, Mars Science Laboratory - Curiosity , launched 10:02 a.m. EST, Nov. 26, 2011. Near midnight between August 5th and 6th, this mission is to deliver a rover named Curiosity ...
jim in IA 07/31/2012 86 72 4 388
To Travel in Space...Thanks, Sally Ride
Former Astronaut Sally Ride died Monday after a 17 month battle with pancreatic cancer. She was the first American woman in space. Sally’s historic flight into space captured the nation’s ...
jim in IA 07/24/2012 17 25 1 79
This Never Happened to Me Before
I am 65 years old. I've lived in the heartland of Illinois and Iowa my whole life. I now live in eastern Iowa. Since I was old enough to push a lawnmower safely, I have cut the grass once or twice a ...
jim in IA 07/17/2012 355 336 2 2866
Frontyard Science - Venus, Jupiter, Moon, Aldebaran Conjunction July 15
On July 4th, I got up at 5 AM to see Venus and Jupiter and the star Aldebaran in conjunction in the eastern sky. I was rewarded with this view. Jupiter is at the top. Venus is the brightest. ...
jim in IA 07/15/2012 42 34 1 140
Daily Bucket - House Wren Songs
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 ...
jim in IA 07/12/2012 43 17 - 120
Weather Patterns & Western Fires
Progress has been difficult and slow fighting the forest fires in the western states. But, there have been some recent gains made by firefighters according the Washington Post. Firefighters around ...
jim in IA 07/10/2012 14 22 - 133
The July Sky Show @ Dawn
This week, Science@NASA released this video highlighting the early morning sky show put on by Venus, Jupiter, and a few other objects. The video is self explanatory. I highly recommend you watch it, ...
jim in IA 07/07/2012 15 23 - 78
Structurally Deficient Bridges Near You
I live in Iowa. This is a rural state. We have nearly 25,000 bridges spanning at least 20 feet that carry highway traffic. Their average age is 42 years. Nearly 22% are rated structurally deficient ...
jim in IA 07/03/2012 68 61 4 523
Daily Bucket - Rain Barrel
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 ...
jim in IA 06/28/2012 37 16 - 107
Sun's Effect on Ocean/Wind Circulation
Many people do not see a direct connection between the releases of energy by the sun and the currents of the oceans and winds that flow on Earth. But, there is a direct link between them. Last week, ...
jim in IA 06/26/2012 36 66 7 449
Gordon, Faye and FDR
"Everybody line up," yelled the sergeant. "We've got some mail here to deliver to some of you." He went down the row and handed a large envelope to several of the privates. When he got to Gordon, he ...
jim in IA 06/23/2012 12 34 - 260
Daily Bucket - Milkweeds
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 ...
jim in IA 06/21/2012 37 21 - 124
Massive Arctic Phytoplankton Bloom
This story was referenced in a diary by possum on June 11. The diary linked to a report by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI). A team of researchers discovered a massive bloom of ...
jim in IA 06/19/2012 134 248 5 1618
Gramma Brown's Rhubarb Pie
I like rhubarb pie. I like to add strawberries to my rhubarb pie. I like ice cream with a piece of still-warm pie. And, this is the time of year when the rhubarb and strawberries are fresh from the ...
jim in IA 06/17/2012 37 25 2 143
Some Like It Hot!!!
Do you like hot and spicy foods? I do. I like to feel the heat build up in a variety of ways depending on the kind of heat. But, just what is that makes a food HOT? What is the ingredient? I used ...
jim in IA 06/15/2012 43 23 2 123
Daily Bucket - Maine in June
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 ...
jim in IA 06/14/2012 86 20 1 162
Daily Bucket - Midcoastal Maine
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 ...
jim in IA 06/07/2012 9 8 - 59
Science Off the Sphere
I am away on vacation and found some entertaining video from astronaut Don Pettit on the International Space Station. Don regularly posts science commentary and videos on his blog teaching about the ...
jim in IA 06/05/2012 9 15 - 74
Venus Transit Tue June 5 - Get Ready
The Transit of Venus is still a week away. But, it is good to prepare ahead of time. If you miss this transit, you will have to wait until 2117 to see the next one. That's not likely. There will ...
jim in IA 05/29/2012 52 78 9 506
What's Your Personal Story?
Why are you a Democrat? Why do you support Obama's re-election? What would you tell someone who genuinely wants to know, someone you might not suspect would ask you such questions? Iowa is one of ...
jim in IA 05/26/2012 84 36 - 217
Avalanche Season on Mars
Each Martian spring, the northern polar cap undergoes warming from the sun. The ices sublimate into the thin atmosphere and leave behind dust and rocks. This image shows the edge of the ice cap at ...
jim in IA 05/22/2012 35 31 - 155
Annular Eclipse is in Progress
For solar eclipse watchers, there is a live coverage website currently broadcasting. It is *SLOOH SpaceCamera*. Click on the graphic above to access it. Just above the green circle are two left ...
jim in IA 05/20/2012 52 23 - 244
Daily Bucket - Lovely Ascot, Mr. G.
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 ...
jim in IA 05/17/2012 21 16 - 84
Solar Eclipse Coming May 20
During the late afternoon and evening of Sunday May 20, many locations in the western third of the U.S. will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. *Yes. You will need protection to view with the ...
jim in IA 05/15/2012 68 50 1 317
Mother's Day 1947
The majority of countries that celebrate Mother's Day do so on the second Sunday of May. On this day, it is common for Mothers to be lavished with presents and special attention from their families, ...
jim in IA 05/13/2012 14 16 - 82
Why Do We Write So Much?
A previous High Impact Posts diary noted that 1327 diaries were posted between April 21-27. The average for the weekly totals for the previous five weeks was 1336 per week. Output like that is ...
jim in IA 05/12/2012 71 23 1 155
NASA Dawn's Virtual Flight Over Asteroid Vesta
This brief note from NASA. Scientists with the Dawn Mission to Vesta presented findings yesterday May 10 about the studies of the asteroid. Dawn will depart Vesta August 26, 2012 with a Ceres ...
jim in IA 05/11/2012 18 36 - 132
Nutrition Policy Posters Over the Years
This poster was created in 1919. The government thought this constituted a healthy meal. A lot has changed about our dietary needs. We have had years of carb loading as an official government ...
jim in IA 05/08/2012 101 41 1 372
Higgs Boson in the CERN Cafeteria
The folks at PHD Comics interviewed particle physicist Daniel Whiteson at CERN about the Higgs Boson and how it will be 'found'. The audio of the interview takes place in the cafeteria with all the ...
jim in IA 05/05/2012 28 38 2 230
Daily Bucket - Maple Seed Propellers
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 ...
jim in IA 05/03/2012 65 22 - 177
Wind Farms Impact Surface Temps
=Credit- Wikimedia Commons= The land surface temperature around the west-central Texas wind farms warmed at a rate of 0.72˚ C per decade during the study period relative to nearby regions without ...
jim in IA 05/01/2012 105 21 1 243
"What's Your Name?" asked the President
"My name is Jim, Mr. President. It is an honor to meet you." We stood close, arms around each others waists, and smiled for the official photographer. There was a flash of light. "Thank you for ...
jim in IA 04/25/2012 251 426 6 2166
Heredity & Evolution by Synthetic DNA
This story attracted my attention last week at work. I align teaching resources to state standards and benchmarks. One area of standards is in cell biology, heredity, and DNA. This is not the field ...
jim in IA 04/24/2012 23 47 5 337
Solar Activity ☼ SDO Greatest Hits
SDO: The Solar Dynamics Observatory launched on 2-11-2010 ... to study solar variability ... its impacts on Earth ... by studying the solar atmosphere in many wavelengths simultaneously ... how the ...
jim in IA 04/22/2012 7 16 - 53
Daily Bucket - Garlic Mustard & Wrens
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 ...
jim in IA 04/19/2012 49 22 - 130
Vibration + Colored Sand = Art
It is time for some fun and a brief lesson on the physics of vibrations. This diary is about vibrations of objects that appear rigid. In particular, it is about the vibrations of solid metal ...
jim in IA 04/17/2012 46 55 5 321
Daily Bucket - Spring Rains
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 ...
jim in IA 04/12/2012 30 12 - 98
Mysteries of the Sun by NASA
There have been several news stories and diaries about the recent increases in solar activity and the effects on the Earth. Some have been fortunate to live in areas where aurora have been visible ...
jim in IA 04/10/2012 9 28 - 115
Goslings 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Jumped Today
What fun to watch! Many thanks to Eaglecrest's RamblinRaptor! This Canada goose laid her eggs in a nest abandoned by red-tailed hawks. The eggs hatched on the morning of 4-6-12 Raptor Resource ...
jim in IA 04/07/2012 38 39 1 237
Daily Bucket - Well Preserved
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 ...
jim in IA 04/05/2012 54 14 - 140
Solar Activity ☼ 360° Somersault
SDO: The Solar Dynamics Observatory launched on 2-11-2010 ... to study solar variability ... its impacts on Earth ... by studying the solar atmosphere in many wavelengths simultaneously ... how the ...
jim in IA 04/04/2012 4 3 - 78
Syzygy 9 ☼ Sunspot Dynamics
L.L. syzygia • Gk. syzygia "yoke, pair, union of two, conjunction" • syzygein "yoke together" Solar activity has been increasing. Sunspots have produced flares and coronal mass ejections. They ...
jim in IA 04/03/2012 24 55 2 309
Our Story is Also Your Story
My sister remarked in an email recently that it had been ten years since Dad died. It hardly seems possible for that much time to pass. Several of us exchanged email memories of that day and what we ...
jim in IA 04/02/2012 18 21 - 90
Daily Bucket - My Backyard This Week
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 ...
jim in IA 03/29/2012 39 19 - 115
NASA GRAIL MoonKAM Middle School Science Mission Has Begun
The GRAIL mission recently placed two spacecraft into the same orbit around the Moon. As they fly over areas of greater and lesser gravity, caused both by visible features such as mountains and ...
jim in IA 03/27/2012 10 12 - 60
The New Moon Has Returned
Last evening, on the 24th of the month, the Moon graced the western sky after sunset. I had seen it the evening before even thinner than this. But, I had no camera with me then. This new moon was ...
jim in IA 03/25/2012 22 28 - 141
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