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Do you have one of these items?

I am looking for a few items that are proving surprisingly elusive. If you have one of these and could help me out, I would be extremely grateful! Suspenders Wooden baseball bat Some kind of…Continue readingDo you have one of these items?

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Joyriding

Rachel’s friend Jenni was driving a Mercedes CLX 430 and offered to let her take it out for a spin. She disappeared “around the block,” only to return about fifteen minutes later. I guess she…Continue readingJoyriding

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Forest Falls Redux

You may recall that over Easter weekend, a few of us attempted to climb Forest Falls but were stymied by the high water levels. This past weekend a smaller group returned and successfully traversed rock…Continue readingForest Falls Redux

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Back in Albuquerque

I didn’t think I’d be driving on these roads so soon after Rachel and I drove from Maryland to California. We’ve recognized a number of places we either passed by or stopped at back in…Continue readingBack in Albuquerque

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Nilla Mitosis

My bag of mini Nilla wafers contained one that was in the process of dividing when it was fixed (baked). The specimen allowed me to complete an informative and delicious diagram.Continue readingNilla Mitosis

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Confocal Microscopy

While waiting for my turn on the confocal microscope I did a little advanced imaging of my own. I took this with picplz but so far I’m not too “plzed” with how they deal with…Continue readingConfocal Microscopy

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Post-Exam Boba

One thing we got introduced to when we moved out here was boba tea, a delicious blend of tea, milk, and little balls of tapioca (the boba). You drink it carefully through a large straw…Continue readingPost-Exam Boba

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More Beach Pictures

Time has clearly been traveling too fast, causing me to get horribly behind on posting pictures. Here are a few cell phone shots from a beach trip we took last month (April). Tania volunteered to…Continue readingMore Beach Pictures