For this weekend’s Amber Ball in Grande Prairie, stars from all over North America descended on the small city to help raise funds for the Dr Currie Dinosaur Museum which will officially open next year. Some of the people who …
It’s tourist season! They go round and round and round!
Airplanes from Jennifer Jilks on Vimeo.
It seems as if everyone is up in the air. I counted 6 or 7 flybys. I just hope they all are good pilots! Incidents, per 100,000 km flown are down, but …
Hops plant is flowering!
I’ve been watching my Hop Bine for critters. The grasshoppers have moved in. They sit very quietly, and even eat while I am watching.
Off to search for information.
I taught my students to do research using terms such as ‘grasshopper + reproduction + cycle", and adding the term: "kids." This would lead them to safe sites. There are no major sites devoted to
Geraldine and Jeremiah bullfrogs from Jennifer Jilks on Vimeo.
Geraldine and Jeremiah bullfrog in my goldfish pond. With 3 dozen goldfish, they seem to eat the leopard frogs. He is a new addition. She’s been hanging out in our pond for 2 years, leavi…
© 2004-2014 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. Two days ago Instagram introduced Hyperlapse, a new app that allows users to create speedy timelapse videos with their phones: “Traditionally, time lapse videos depend on holding your phone or camera still while you film. Hyperlapse from Instagram features built-in stabilization technology that lets you create moving, handheld time […]
The latest episode from Mitchell Moffat and Gregory Brown of AsapSCIENCE is on the brain-boosting effects of coffee and the mechanisms of caffeine addiction. Plus, Moffatt and Brown take a crack at the age old question (no, not that one ): how much ca…
Dan Browns famous novel “The Da Vinci Code” mixes history, mystery, and a curious plot that keeps pages turning. Whether you love it or hate it, I personally remember putting that book down several times while reading it and thinking “Woah, it all makes sense!“. That feeling of “what the…” is hard to come by. […]