Posted by Lee Petersen | January 17, 2012
Morning light

I noticed this morning that the light outside was getting to be pretty remarkable around 9:30, even for Fairbanks. It's still cold, about -40° F. I went out to take...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 15, 2012
It’s Cold!

This was taken last night after I picked up Jason from the airport. The low last night was reportedly -48° F. As Kate reported in her post, the boiling point...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 10, 2012
Bright Nights

Bright moon at night in Fairbanks, Alaska. A slight moondog comes into view in the upper right. It seems like all we see lately is the moon. We recently passed...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | November 27, 2011
Happy late Thanksgiving! – and pics from home

We had a good holiday here, friends at the cabin enjoying food and playing games. I hope family and friends all had a good long weekend too. I hear it's...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | November 16, 2011
When the weather outside is . . .

I woke up this morning and went to the outhouse; it was pretty freaking cold outside. Cold and dark. The Sun is only out for a little over six hours...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | November 14, 2011
Ode to the cold

It's cold! Cold is here! It is -14° F right now as I'm writing this; two degrees less than when I woke up this morning. Since the beginning of October...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | November 1, 2011
Happy November

Sorry it has been a while since my last post. Work and school have been busier than ever. I hope that in a couple weeks it will start to slack...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | September 28, 2011
Aurora time lapse

It's not great quality, but here's a short time-lapse I made last night when the aurora was out. It was a nice little show, not fantastic, but nice. It was...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | September 27, 2011
Blue, white, and yellow

After 2.5 days of working on Classical Mechanics homework, then half a day of grading, Jason made me go out and take pictures of things. It was really a nice...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | September 26, 2011
Fingers crossed

Let's have a clear night tonight!From spaceweather.com:GEOMAGNETIC STORM: A strong-to-severe geomagnetic storm is in progress following the impact of a coronal mass ejection (CME) at approximately 12:15 UT on Sept....

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