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Pointy Things

Michele is the nearly-unique combination of an academic colleague who works on very similar topics to me and a well–matched, kindred outdoors partner.  He’s more accomplished as an astronomer than I am (based on head-to-head faculty job application results), but … Continue reading

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Running high, running dry

Sometimes life gives you lemons and you search Craigslist for a good juicer.  Suffice it to say that I’ve had a lot of lemonade in 2012, especially in the winter recreation department.  The best snow of last season was, weirdly … Continue reading

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First Tracks on Longs Peak

Michele and I got out today for a crystal clear, very crisp jaunt on Longs Peak. We’d planned to snowshoe to Chasm Lake but prudence got the better of us.  There were no entries in the register from Thursday (when … Continue reading

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