Monthly Archives: December 2012

Using Wind to Predict the New Year

At the turning of the year, as I gather the coming year’s astronomical data and track the weather, as we do at all times, I have been thinking of an old saying among the Highland Scottish that predicts the coming … Continue reading

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Creeping Seep

A couple days before Christmas, we awoke to a surprise: a seep had formed suddenly in our door yard. Seeps are a regular feature of our landscape. Water flows beneath the surface of most of the peninsula, appearing predictably in … Continue reading

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