Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

Archives for August, 2008

tags: West 42nd street/Times Square Subway Art, The Onset of Winter, subway art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC The Onset of Winter. Artist: Jack Beal (1999). West 42nd Street/Times Square glass tile mosaic art #1 [Detail 3] as seen on the mezzanine for NYC’s Times Square stop at Broadway and 41st for the 1,…

tags: European Science Blogging Conference, Nature Network Science Blogging Conference, London England London’s Royal Institution’s Faraday Hall, the main laecture hall, where I was a speaker at Nature Network’s European Science Blogging Conference 2008 (Notice who is sitting at the podium, facing the audience!). Image: GrrlScientist 30 August 2008 [larger view]. The image above was…

Least Grebe 3

tags: Least Grebe, Tachybaptus dominicus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Least Grebe, Tachybaptus dominicus, at Brazos Bend State Park, Creekfield Lake, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 16 February 2006 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/320s f/8.0 at 500.0mm iso400.

tags: West 42nd street/Times Square Subway Art, The Onset of Winter, subway art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC The Onset of Winter. Artist: Jack Beal (1999). West 42nd Street/Times Square glass tile mosaic art #1 [Detail 2] as seen on the mezzanine for NYC’s Times Square stop at Broadway and 41st for the 1,…

Least Grebe 2

tags: Least Grebe, Tachybaptus dominicus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Least Grebe, Tachybaptus dominicus, at Brazos Bend State Park, Creekfield Lake, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 16 February 2006 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/400s f/8.0 at 500.0mm iso400.

tags: West 42nd street/Times Square Subway Art, The Onset of Winter, subway art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC The Onset of Winter. Artist: Jack Beal (1999). West 42nd Street/Times Square glass tile mosaic art #1 [Detail 1] as seen on the mezzanine for NYC’s Times Square stop at Broadway and 41st for the 1,…

Least Grebe 1

tags: Least Grebe, Tachybaptus dominicus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Least Grebe, Tachybaptus dominicus, at Brazos Bend State Park, Creekfield Lake, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 16 February 2006 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/320s f/8.0 at 500.0mm iso400.

My First Real Morning in London

Professor Steve Steve has a large appetite, especially for such a small bear! If he keeps eating like this, I am going to have to force him to give me a paying job! [larger view]. I have slept, finally and am ready to go to the Nature offices today for our scheduled day of frivolity…

tags: West 42nd street/Times Square Subway Art, The Onset of Winter, subway art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC The Onset of Winter. Artist: Jack Beal (1999). West 42nd Street/Times Square glass tile mosaic art #1 as seen on the mezzanine for NYC’s Times Square stop at Broadway and 41st for the 1, 2, and…

Bombycilla cedrorum

tags: Cedar Waxwing, Bombycilla cedrorum, birds, nature, Image of the Day Cedar Waxwing, Bombycilla cedrorum, at the A&M Tract on Pelican Island, Texas. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 18 May 2007 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/250s f/9.5 at 800.0mm iso400.