Tassie Trip: Southward Ho(bart)!

I spent the weekend of October 21st in Tasmania, in and around the Hobart area.  This summary will be a long one, so get comfortable!

October 28:  What a great weekend!  Tasmania is a rugged island, steeped in convict history and breathtaking in its wild beauty.  I made the most of my few days there and . . . → Read More: Tassie Trip: Southward Ho(bart)!

Everything’s Coming up RSES: Part II

October 25:  Even though I have been traveling around, I have also been getting into the lab and doing some work. No, really, I have!  About 100 lunar glasses are undergoing analyses so that we can see what they are made of and so far, things are going well. I’ve also been giving several talks about . . . → Read More: Everything’s Coming up RSES: Part II

Love Sydney

October 14

Dear Nicolle –

I hope you enjoyed your time in Sydney!  I certainly like showing off my sites, and I hope you come back again soon!  I know the weather wasn’t very nice during your first few days here, but it cleared up nicely, didn’t it?

How did you like your visits to Macquarie . . . → Read More: Love Sydney

Pictures from Koala Park

October 11: I spent a great afternoon at Koala Park, just north of Sydney in Pennant Hills. It took me about 1.5 hours to get there, but to be able to see some of Australia’s unique animals up close and personal (and without the crowds at the zoo) was really great. Of course, the . . . → Read More: Pictures from Koala Park