WUPPE!

July 8, 2015: WUPPE! Yes, it was as fun as it sounds! and I cannot believe that 20 years has passed since its last flight.

In May 1995, the space shuttle Endeavor blasted off from Kennedy Space Center on STS-67 carrying a suite of ultraviolet telescopes on board: one from Goddard Spaceflight . . . → Read More: WUPPE!

Where’s Bucky?

December 16: Many years ago, the Wisconsin Alumni Association (WAA) sent out Flat Buckys and challenged its member to see where Bucky has been. In the spirit of RED (and at the request of Bruce of the Motor City Badgers), I took Bucky to Australia and found him in the nicest places! My . . . → Read More: Where’s Bucky?

What Badger Game? Finding Other Things to do in Canberra

October 2:  While most of my friends, and probably the whole state of Wisconsin, were watching the Badgers introduce Nebraska to what Big Ten football is like, I was spending the day (wearing Badger red, of course) with Celine, a French student who is at RSES for a year, working with Daniella Rubatto.  . . . → Read More: What Badger Game? Finding Other Things to do in Canberra