Wednesday, December 29, 2010

"Hearing officer recommends that Idaho highway agency issue permits for megaloads on U.S. 12" (via Idaho Statesman)

Saturday, December 25, 2010

Idaho Megaloads on Highway 12 decision postponed- Was to be before Christmas - no new date set. (via Idaho Statesman)

Monday, December 20, 2010

Senator Reid files water, lands, wildlife omnibus in eleventh-hour push for environmental victory.
“Idaho budget panel to begin taking public comment” (via JFAC will hold first ever public hearings.
Beautiful 2:42 minute time lapse photography of the Aurora Borealis in Norway. (Via Steve Stuebner / Adventure Journal.)ø-time-lapse/

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Gallon of gasoline"could cost $400, delivered to forward bases in Afghanistan. (Via Tom Friedman, NY Times.
Tim Woodward, Idaho Statesman/ "Ask Tim: Why are leaves still on the trees? Early cold snap froze "abscission layers."

Saturday, December 18, 2010

Open Government Initiative created "ExpertNet" Wiki to elicit public input about next-generation citizen involvement.
"Tracking the Progress of the White House Open Government Directive" / One year anniversary! / by Alexander Howard.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Google 3D Body Browser available for viewing, like exploring world with Google Earth. Download Google Chrome Beta!
Dec. 21 / First Lunar Eclipse on winter solstice since 1338 to occur over North America. (Via

Saturday, December 04, 2010

9 Really beautiful images of an enormous 'supercell' cloud in Montana last July. (via @petapixel)

Thursday, December 02, 2010

Look at some great images from National Geographic's 2010 Photography contest. (via @DruidSmith)