Friday, August 31, 2012

Prof. Stephen Jackson to Lead Southwest Climate Science Center

"Dr. Stephen Jackson has been selected as the center director for the U.S. Department of the Interior Southwest Climate Science Center, headquartered at the University of Arizona in Tucson." - USGS

Read the full USGS press release in their digital newsroom

Contact Information:
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey
Office of Communications and Publishing
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr, MS 119
Reston, VA 20192

Barbara Wilcox & Douglas Beard

Monday, August 27, 2012


Orchids (photo by Ken Driese)
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Some of you may enjoy this orchid photograph.  Photographed using a bright backlight in combination with front-light from an overhead strobe.  Can any of you identify the species?