Saturday, March 31, 2012

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Fairchild Tropical Gardens

Friday, March 30, 2012

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The old (now closed) Grand Bay Hotel in Coconut Grove.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

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A wet purple gallinule in Wakodahatchee wetlands, FL

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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White egret in breeding plumage
Wakodahatchee wetlands, FL

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

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Tri-color heron
Wakodahatchee wetlands, FL

Monday, March 26, 2012

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Egret flyby
Wakodahatchee Wetlands, Fl

Sunday, March 25, 2012

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Cormorant
Wakodahatchee Wetlands, FL

Saturday, March 24, 2012

The Joy of Books

Miami skyline 10-shot pano

Besides going to the wetlands these last few days, I did a walk in Miami as I do often when the weather is great as it is now.

Here is a 10-shot panorama of downtown Miami. It covers about 240deg.

This one is re-sized small to fit:


If you care to see the original - full size (9MB), you can click on the image. Warning: not for low bandwidth connections.

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Tri-color heron
Wakodahatchee Wetlands, FL

Friday, March 23, 2012

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Cattle egret
Wakodahatchee wetlands, FL

Thursday, March 22, 2012

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How they grew!

Feb 18, 2012



March 17, 2012


Great Blue Heron chicks
Wakodahatchee Wetlands, FL

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

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Cattle egret in early morning light
Wakodahatchee Wetlands - Florida

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

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Black Crowned Night Heron

Monday, March 19, 2012

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Great Blue Heron

Sunday, March 18, 2012

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Egret in breeding plumage

Saturday, March 17, 2012

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Miami Beach

Friday, March 16, 2012

GOP war on women

 

Why does the GOP have a serious problem with women? Don’t they realize they need women on their side?

I like what Patricia said the other day: "They better watch out because we have the 19th amendment and we know hot to use it".

(Via Crooks and Liars)

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Black Crowned Night Heron

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

The Moon’s history of violence

 

Awesome NASA video. Now I understand the maria a lot better.

From the Bad Astronomer:

http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2012/03/14/the-moons-history-of-violence/

Sully Sullenberger and Jeff Skiles fly the DC7B

 

February 22, 2012 - Jeff Skiles and Sully Sullenberger take you inside the cockpit of Historical Flight Foundation's DC-7B as they learn to fly the vintage airliner and earn their second-in-command type ratings.

Video:

http://marcbrecy.perso.neuf.fr/DC7.html


About the plane:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N836D

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Eastern Phoebe at Green Cay wetlands in Delray, FL

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

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Tri-color heron
Wakodahatchee wetlands
Delray Beach, Florida

Monday, March 12, 2012

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Great white egret
Wakodahatchee wetlands
Delray Beach, Florida

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Neil deGrasse Tyson–We stopped dreaming

How often does he have to say it to make people understand the simple truth that we are going backwards as a nation if we don't change our technological and education priorities?

Neill deGrasse Tyson

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Great white egret
Wakodahatchee wetlands
Delray Beach, Florida

Saturday, March 10, 2012

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Pied-billed grebe
Wakodahatchee wetlands
Delray Beach, Florida

Friday, March 09, 2012

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Mottled duck

Thursday, March 08, 2012

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1931 Ford Phaeton Model "A" (fisheye shot)
at the 2012 Miami Beach Art Deco weekend on Ocean Drive (SoBe).
(more on my website)

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

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Chrysler '41

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

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1931 Ford Roadster Model A

Sunday, March 04, 2012

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Caddy at the 2012 Miami Beach Art Deco weekend on Ocean Drive (SoBe).
(more on my website)

Saturday, March 03, 2012

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1954 Buick at the 2012 Miami Beach Art Deco weekend on Ocean Drive (SoBe).
(more on my website)

Friday, March 02, 2012

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1958 Chevy Impala
at the 2012 Miami Beach Art Deco weekend on Ocean Drive (SoBe).
(more on my website)

Thursday, March 01, 2012

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The Spanish Monastery (Miami)
3-shot panorama