Posted by Lee Petersen | March 20, 2011
A Really Awesome Saturday in Fairbanks

We had Thai House for lunch, which is awesome. We went home and had reindeer dogs for dinner; the good ones that we got from the farmer's market last fall....

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Posted by Lee Petersen | March 15, 2011
It’s a mad winter I tell you. . . Mad

March 21st and the first day of Spring is approaching fast. The temperature here has yet to go above freezing. Well, I guess there was that day in January, but...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | March 1, 2011
Good Thing This Place is so Pretty

Because, man it's cold. Last night I stood outside for a little over an hour just to get a few aurora shots as the temperature dropped to -30° F. I...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 27, 2011
2011 World Ice Art Championships

The only thing I could ever imagine doing when it's -10° F is walking around in an ice enclosed ice park. So naturally Kate and I got in the car...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 21, 2011
What’s there to do in 12-16 inches of snow? Let’s follow Alex!

That's a lot of snow! Can I go under it? No. Can I go over it? Maybe. Can I go around it? Not really. I'll have to go through it!Aaaaarrrrrr!??????!!!Don't...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 21, 2011
Birds and Moose!

You know I've been busy when I haven't had time to blog about wildlife encounters. First Kate and I saw two white-winged crossbills. Kate wants to post about them, so...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 21, 2011
Snowy Sunday

Today it is snowing. This is the second 'significant' snowfall we've had in a week. Most of the time it snows only one or two inches at a time here,...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 7, 2011
Lots and Lots of Aurora All Over the Place

It's been a good couple of nights, and last night left me breathless.Classes and work are in full force again so I don't have a lot of time to make...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | February 1, 2011
Probably Missing Aurora

It's so lousy when we have 15 clear nights in a row and almost no aurora, then a solar windstream crosses Earth's path while the Sun is still up. Pictures...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 28, 2011
The Sun Is Returning: Blue Skies to the South

This view has been common for a while now. Since about mid-November the southern sky has mostly been orange, yellow, or red during the day. The Sun sits so low...

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