Posted by Lee Petersen | January 19, 2011
Just Eating

Yesterday our neighbor came knocking at our door to let us know that there were a couple of moose in her yard. We went over and watched them for a...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 16, 2011
Sunset on Denali

It's a special few days when the Sun sets behind Denali when viewed from Fairbanks. It's so pretty I'm sad that not everyone can see it. Kate and I drove...

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Looking at the west side of the Museum of the North
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 14, 2011
To Do In Fairbanks 1: The Museum of The North

If you have never been to Alaska and find yourself suddenly in Fairbanks, one of the first stops you should make is the University of Alaska Museum of the North....

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 14, 2011
Holy Moly!

They were so freaking cool, bright, colorful, and everywhere! For about 10 minutes, then they were completely gone. I'm very happy to have stepped outside at the right moment. I...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 12, 2011
Fun Stuff

First of all, thanks to everyone who wished me a happy birthday. For those who don't know, I'm thirty today. Yikes. It's alright though, I will remain twenty-three at heart...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 11, 2011
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner – Extreme high pressure system may affect Alaska aviation

The weather this month has been crazy. Started out the New Year 40-50 degrees above average and it has remained pretty mild. Today it's really windy which is very abnormal...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 11, 2011
Yesterday

Yesterday (January 9th 2011) started on the previous day. Like I said in the previous post, I went outside to plug the car in at 2 am and had to...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 10, 2011
Second Dose

I went outside last night at 2 am to plug in the car before going to bed and the sky was green! I just caught the end of it, but...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 9, 2011
Aurora Time Lapse

Another cloudy night gave way to a short auroral show last night. Fairbanks just hasn't been getting the luck that Scandinavia and Greenland have lately. The Sun has been pretty...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 8, 2011
Contrast and Color

I walked around campus today to try to take pictures in the most awful lighting conditions imaginable. It was the perfect test for me and for my new camera. First...

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