Posted by Lee Petersen | January 7, 2011
Lucky Break

Amidst all the clouds and snowing last night, we did get a short reprieve where the clouds broke and the sky opened up for about five minutes to show what...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 6, 2011
Night

It's been so long since we've had a good auroral display that now I'm getting antsy. Supposedly a solar windstream from a coronal hole was going to hit us yesterday,...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 5, 2011
UAF

It was (once again) a beautiful morning. It's starting to cool off a little, but still fairly warm. I wanted a few pictures of campus so here is what I...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 5, 2011
Back to The Grind . . . Sort of

Today Kate had to go back to work. So, with little else to do I shuffled my feet back to the office to start writing some lesson plans for next...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 3, 2011
Our Home

I really like our dry cabin. It is tucked away in the woods away from town, but still only a five minute drive to the University. We have a few...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 3, 2011
Unseasonably Warm Temperatures, Domes and Dog Mushing

I have become very preoccupied with my new camera. It arrived a few days ago and it has been hard to put down. I wanted to share a few of...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | December 27, 2010
Oh man, have I been lazy

So the last three days have been pretty much spent doing nothing. Watched some DVD's, made it to the grocery store, played Carcassonne with Kate. We had a wonderful Christmas...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | December 22, 2010
Happy Solstice!

The Tanana Valley and Denali just after the Solstice sunset. This was our shortest day of the year at 3 hours 41 minutes 22 seconds. Today will be 9 seconds...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | December 13, 2010
Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, It’s December

Since I won't be posting much again until the semester is over, I thought it would be nice to post some photos daily on my flickr account. Just random stuff...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | December 7, 2010
New Day

World daylight map from die.netSo, even though it's pretty dark in Fairbanks right now (sunrise to sunset for December 7th: 4h 12m 30s), because of the shallow angle that the...

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