Winter 2019-2020

Yet another year of low solar activity which translates to an unstable jet stream and little to no great auroras for me. But we did get a few decent nights of beauty and a couple of nights of star gazing. We are still in aurora season but the time is winding down and the daysContinue reading “Winter 2019-2020”

Calopterygidae: the insect so beautiful it was named so

CALOPTERYGIDAE The Insect So Beautiful, It Was Named So After a few days of clouds, rain and cool temperatures, the warmth has begun to return. Today my daughters wanted to go swimming at the “pool” but the air temp wasn’t quite warm enough for me and the sun was occasionally blocked by clouds so IContinue reading “Calopterygidae: the insect so beautiful it was named so”