Posted by Lee Petersen | April 3, 2011
Take off your jacket folks, it’s warming up!

That's right, we are welcoming high temps in the mid-forties! Sure, it still gets cold at night, but it's nice to go out and do stuff in the day and...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | April 2, 2011
To Do in Fairbanks 3: (Day) Go See a Dogsled Race, (Night) Watch the Aurora

I think a lot of people are put-off by the idea of visiting Fairbanks in the winter because of the cold temperatures. Ok, I won't lie, it's freaking cold here....

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Posted by Lee Petersen | April 1, 2011
Calling All Friends. . .

Come on up toWell, not today though. It was 10 below this morning and I have homework due this afternoon. Tomorrow might be good though. Denali this weekend?After the late...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | March 31, 2011
Campus Walk

(Click any photo to go to flicker/make bigger)Needing to take a break from grading, Jason and I took off to walk around campus yesterday and took some pictures. The first...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | March 30, 2011
The Days are Getting Longer

The nice thing is that we are now waking up to the light. It's been weird with the Sun rising after 8 am for the last (almost) six months.I've already...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | March 20, 2011
A Really Awesome Saturday in Fairbanks

We had Thai House for lunch, which is awesome. We went home and had reindeer dogs for dinner; the good ones that we got from the farmer's market last fall....

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Posted by Lee Petersen | March 15, 2011
It’s a mad winter I tell you. . . Mad

March 21st and the first day of Spring is approaching fast. The temperature here has yet to go above freezing. Well, I guess there was that day in January, but...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | March 1, 2011
Good Thing This Place is so Pretty

Because, man it's cold. Last night I stood outside for a little over an hour just to get a few aurora shots as the temperature dropped to -30° F. I...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 27, 2011
2011 World Ice Art Championships

The only thing I could ever imagine doing when it's -10° F is walking around in an ice enclosed ice park. So naturally Kate and I got in the car...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 21, 2011
What’s there to do in 12-16 inches of snow? Let’s follow Alex!

That's a lot of snow! Can I go under it? No. Can I go over it? Maybe. Can I go around it? Not really. I'll have to go through it!Aaaaarrrrrr!??????!!!Don't...

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