Thursday, December 29, 2011

Looked at amazing photos taken by blind Idaho photographer Mike Despot.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

How many of us (130 M) belong to a food or other Cooperative, Credit Union or shared ownership project. (Socialism?)

Monday, December 19, 2011

Could this be true? House of Representatives to require online & open legislative information on Jan. 1, 2012.

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Montgomery College student Kian Linares used some of my Occupy Boise video footage in this nice & short YouTube video.

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Is "Sustainable Capitalism" possible? Reforming markets to integrate long-term environmental, social & governance values

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The Congressional Progressive Caucus just introduced the RESTORE the American Dream Act for the 99%. (Petition here)

Friday, December 09, 2011

Read Jeff Sayre blog post / "The Ecosphere And the Economy" The global economy ultimately depend on the ecosphere.

Thursday, December 08, 2011

Today, U.S. Depts of Ag & Interior announced step in the creation of a 21st Century Conservation Service Corps (21CSC).

Wednesday, December 07, 2011

A Google Map with HD videos & interactive 360 degree panoramas depicting Juniper mastication in Southwest Idaho.
Good article about "The New Citizen Science" related to Birding Technology. (Look at eBird link)

Sunday, December 04, 2011

Insurance companies unsuccessfully lobbied to change Affordable Care Act Provision that takes effect today.
Occupy the Couch/ Facebook group/ - Alaskan Malamutes and other pets take advantage whenever they can.
Good article by Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist about importance of "Fact Checking" news stories.

Friday, December 02, 2011

Watched excellent Vimeo video explaining Economists support for Occupy and 99%.

Thursday, December 01, 2011

Does the Occupy &/or 99% movement help many citizens learn how to organize themselves, take an issue and fight for it?,0,7936827.story

Monday, November 28, 2011

A new Occupy music video.

Party in the USA: Teen Megastar Miley Cyrus Releases Song, Video in Support of Occupy Wall Street
Watched beautiful time lapse video by Greenpeace USA.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Get Idaho Fish & Game account to Report Roadkill, Share Rare Animal & Plant Sightings...share your passion for wildlife.
Idaho Fish & Wildlife Info System provides an online "Record an Observation" form for photos, GPS points, text, etc.,
How can we allow Congress to continue to ignore human caused climate changes?
Enjoyed very nice video showing use of Google Earth Street view to animate an exploration of Pacific Coast Highway?
Have you used your phone or camera to record Audio Video and share online community events or other actions?

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Bill McKibben & Van Jones - The 99% are tired of not being heard. Music and art will be part of the fight.

Monday, November 21, 2011

Interesting report on study of of amount of knowledge of Fox News viewers.
Moxy Vote helps shareholders, customers and citizens communicate social and environmental concerns with corporations. is starting a new worldwide campaign called "350 RadioWave" to confront climate change. New song is available.

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Do you agree the photos and video of police pepper spraying student protestors at UC Davis are deeply disturbing?

Friday, November 18, 2011 starting nationwide effort to reject & amend the Citizens United Supreme Court decision. Step up Idaho!
"We The People" in Eugene, OR provides model Boise, ID could follow for Constitutional Amendment re: Citizens United.
Good article about how communities, scientists, and volunteers are developing crowd sourcing Citizen Science projects.
Welcome to the new and improved Science for known as SciStarter! Search for projects or add your own.
Links to hundreds of interesting Citizen Science projects related to "Ecology & Environment" are listed at Scistarter.

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Does recent Occupy Wall Street (& Boise) poster bother you?
If all people in the world adopted the American lifestyle, it would take 5 "Earths" to meet natural resource needs.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Read about & consider becoming a UNITED RE:PUBLIC CITIZEN (Via Lawrence Lessig & Rootstrikers)

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Join a group to discuss ways to Occupy Your Neighborhood at Occupy Cafe.
Occupy 2.0 / Virtual spaces are becoming more important as encampments are being shut down. Occupy Cafe is an example.
Closing Occupy camps may be just the beginning of intellectual and emotional landscape of movement. (Via Guy Horton)

Monday, November 14, 2011

Nov. 17, 2011 / WE ARE THE 99% DAY OF ACTION ACROSS U.S.
Profile of an Occupy supporter - (Van Jones American Dream Movement.)
How the Occupy Movement changes everything.
(Via David Korten & YES! Magazine)
In February, I produced a Google Earth tour showing animated views along the Wild & Scenic Idaho Highway 12 Corridor.
Idaho Highway 12 Megaloads transport route stopped!
Over 5 million web page views for over a hundred of Mountain Visions Idaho 360 degree interactive panoramas.

Monday, November 07, 2011

Expecting industries to pay for environmental costs? What a unique idea! Solar is coming. (via Paul Krugman)

Friday, November 04, 2011

Can Occupiers using "Horizontal decision making process" start to affect protest and electoral politics?
Idaho Public TV Dialogue Web Extra continues conversation with Occupy Idaho representatives on Nov. 2, 2011.(22 Minutes)
Idaho Public TV Dialogue Marcia Franklin interviews "Occupy Idaho" representatives on Nov. 3, 2011. (30 min)

Thursday, November 03, 2011

Now we should ask our state and federal representatives if they support a Constitutional Amendment on Campaign Finance.

Tuesday, November 01, 2011

Unthink, offers new networking options where you have complete control over information that advertisers can't get at.

Monday, October 31, 2011

It is time for Occupy movement and others to start forming solutions to problems (Via Van Jones should consider using bicycle pedal power at Encampment starting November 5.

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Enlightening article about pollution solutions on the Boise River. (via Idaho Statesman)

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Uploaded an HD YouTube video of Occupy Boise General Assembly agreeing to begin a physical encampment on November 5.
Citizen Video: Changing Police Tactics for the Better? (Via Radley Balko Huffington Post)

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Good Occupy Wall Street VS Capitalism article with links to Nicholas Kristof & Matt Taibbi/ (Via Jason Linkins Huff Post)
Bill Moyers "...Wall Street has occupied America"
(Via Daily Kos)

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

I uploaded a Vimeo video of the October 22, 2011 Occupy Boise March. 3 HS students & grandmother speak.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Article with links to amazing Northern Lights photos. (See October 2011) (Via The Christian Science Monitor)
Elizabeth Warren introduces historical overview leading to Occupy Wall St. (YouTube video)

Monday, October 24, 2011

Friday, October 21, 2011

We are the 99% "no single individual or group can declare it over or announce that its ambitions have been satisfied."

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Is a constitutional amendment possible - stating that corporations are not people and cannot buy politicians?

Monday, October 17, 2011

The Earth's natural resources like food, water and forests are being depleted at an alarming speed... (via Reuters,com)

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Read Charley Reese 1995 article "THE 545 PEOPLE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL OF AMERICA'S WOES" (via Apply to today?

Friday, October 14, 2011

I uploaded another YouTube video of Occupy Boise march October 12, 2011 crossing Main Street and past Capitol Building.

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Produced a short view of the conclusion of the Occupy Boise March on October 12, 2011.
Al Gore supports and cheers the Occupy Wall Street movement.

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Naomi Klein - The same corporate logic and practices that has trashed the economy is also trashing the planet.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

How to respond to Anti-"Occupy" comments! (by Richard (RJ) Eskow)
Media & Politicians should listen to OWS as a signal of the challenges America faces. (by Mohamed A. El-Erian)
I uploaded an HD YouTube video showing clips from the Occupy Boise Idaho Rally and March on October 5, 2011.

Sunday, October 09, 2011

I uploaded a YouTube Video describing "Consensus Decision Making" to Occupy Boise General Assembly on Oct.9, 2011.
Presented Google Earth tour of Boise River at High Water Fly-In in Boise yesterday.
"Under Attack" Congressional Assault On Environment Could Roll Back A Century's Worth Of Progress (Via Huffington Post)

Friday, October 07, 2011

Uploaded a Google Earth Tour of June 3, 2011 high water aerial photographs along Boise River.
Credits on first photo.
Lawrence Lessig / "We, as Americans, may not have common goals. We do, however, have a common enemy." Corruption of congress
"Take The Money Out Of Politics" is simple, understandable demand of #OccupyWall Street (YouTube / Dylan Ratigan)
Paul Krugman - " It’s clear what kinds of things the Occupy Wall Street demonstrators want,..."

Thursday, October 06, 2011

Naomi Klein - "I am talking about changing the underlying values that govern our society." Not a media friendly demand.

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

I uploaded a short HD YouTube video showing Occupy Boise demonstrators at the Idaho Capitol Building today.
"... every time the regressive forces look like they’re going to win, the progressive forces RALLY." (Robert Reich)
A billion downloads of Google Earth. Are you using it? Video and links available at Google-latlong)
Good article by Lawrence Lessig about #Occcupy... People have to strike at the root of corruption which is the common enemy.

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

OccupyTogether is floating the concept that National Efforts Unify & Align With A National/International Event.
It's time for environmentalists & climate activists to join the Occupy Together fight. (Via & Huffington Post)

Sunday, October 02, 2011

Global Ecological Debt - In 10 months humanity has exhausted nature’s budget for the year (via Global Footprint Network
Take Back the American Dream Movement conference in Wash. DC October3-5. YouTube video spot)
Van Jones ( "You are going to see see ... an American Autumn, just like we saw the Arab Spring,"

Saturday, October 01, 2011

Van Jones - article about Wall Street Protests. (via Huffington Post)
OccupyWallStreet web site march begins at 3:PM Saturday October 1st. (Via OccupyWallStreet web site)
Good information about Occupy Wall St. & growing movement on Occupy Together web site.
Attended OccupyBoi last night. Good article "#OccupyTogether:The Best Among Us by Chris Hedges (Via Common Dreams)

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Uploaded a YouTube slide show video portraying a driving camping trip around the Yellowstone Ecosystem in Sept. 2011.

Monday, September 26, 2011

Read Frank Rich Article "In Praise of Extremism"
What good did bipartisanship ever do anybody? (Via

Monday, September 05, 2011

A field guide for citizen scientists, Encyclopedia of Life, has catalogued 1/3 of Earth's species. (via

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Article & photos about Hoedads freethinking Cooperative, Eugene, OR / 1971-1993. via U.of O. Quarterly Magazine.

Sunday, August 28, 2011

RT @JeffHarrison: GeoEconomy - with open standards there's more competition, and more innovation... via @ogc_steven

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Science For Citizens web site provides info on ways to measure and record hurricane & other weather and natural events.

Friday, August 26, 2011

RT @danielshuman: : mobile apps are reshaping gov't services #opengov

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Watched amazing video scientists captured using the Swift satellite showing Black Hole swallowing a star.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 lets anyone create a grassroots petition and distribute it to friends in minutes. (via

Saturday, August 13, 2011

You can find or suggest local, sustainable, organic places to eat, shop and stay while traveling @ Eat Well Guide.
You can find or add locations & photos of Organic Farms, Farmers Markets & places to eat on Real Time Farms web site.
Watched video showing a Flywheel storing energy on a bicycle giving a power boost when needed. (Via Jeff Sayre Google+)
"Farmers Markets at Your Fingertips: How the Community is Using Our Open Data" (USDA) (Via @timoreilly)

Friday, August 12, 2011

Read interesting article "Cybernetics, the Social Web, and the (Coming?) Singularity" on
Expert Labs provide good ideas for "A More Social Open Government" Thanks for link to Tim O'Reilly Google +.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Reviewed interactive page for "A Contract For The American Dream" Good background information and comment flow!
Google Earth Blog ( provides refreshed "Basic" information about how to use Google Earth.

Monday, August 08, 2011

Robert Reich/ Good analogy & analysis of "Debt Crisis" decisions - Town burns down while debating 10 year water supply.
I started a Google + account. Below is a link to my profile page. Those interested are welcome to add check it out.
A TimeLapse Journey with Nature 2009-2011.
by Henry Jun Wah Lee. Amazing Milky Way sequences. (Watch full screen)

Sunday, August 07, 2011

Uploaded 26 Kokanee Day photos to my Picasa Web album taken on Mores Creek and Idaho City Park on August 6, 2011.

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Wolfram introduces the Computable Document Format to make published documents come alive and be more interactive.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

LinkedIn Boss - nobody has free time for new Networks like Google+ (Via PCWorld)

Monday, July 18, 2011

Powerful video attempts to highlight ongoing destruction of life on earth by Vivek Chauhan, & Sanctuary Asia Network.

Sunday, July 10, 2011

Uploaded a Gigapan (180 images) showing Boundary Cr. Boat Ramp for start of Middle Fork Salmon River float trips in ID.
Uploaded a Gigapan (414 images) taken on July 3, 2011 at Dagger Falls on Middle Fork of Salmon River, Idaho.
Uploaded a Gigapan (152 images) taken on July 4, 2011 from viewpoint Northwest of Stanley, Id showing Sawtooth Peaks.
Uploaded Gigapan (180 images) shot on July 5, 2011 showing Salmon River, Stanley, Idaho and Sawtooth Range.
Uploaded a Gigapan (100 images) taken on July 5, 2011 from the Stanley, ID Museum toward Stanley & Sawtooth Range.

Friday, July 08, 2011

Will be adding my EcoFlight photos to 2010 virtual tour of proposed CUMO and existing Thompson Cr. Mine sites.
Was able to fly with EcoFlight & Idaho Conservation League to photograph CUMO & Thompson Cr. Mine sites. (Photos soon)

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Social/Conservation Networking tools could include everyone. / Peter Kareiva, chief scientist, The Nature Conservancy/
Peter Kareiva, chief scientist, The Nature Conservancy/ In recent US poll 50% think environmentalists are unreasonable.
“Conservation in the Real World”/ Environmentalism for THIS Century / by Peter Kareiva /(Via @timoreilly)
Google's Clean Energy Report Reveals Innovations And Policy Could Help Economic Goals (Via Huffington Post)

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Uploaded a Kathryn Albertson Park Gigapan to the Nearby Nature Gigablitz project. (
Uploaded a Platt Garden Boise Depot Gigapan to the Nearby Nature Gigablitz project. (

Thursday, June 23, 2011

History of the University of Oregon Outdoor Program from late 60s posted in a digitized pictorial album.
A website for "Rebuild The Dream" campaign & Special Event "American Dream Movement" livestream June 23, 8:15pm EDT.
Article about progressive "American Dream Movement" & Van Jones. Streaming video tonight at 8:15pm EDT. (Via Alternet)

Saturday, June 18, 2011

RT jeffsayre: Have you heard about @contactcon? Read > Contact Spotlight Series: Builders of the Next Net b
RT jeffsayre: Have you heard about @contactcon? Read > Contact Spotlight Series: Builders of the Next Net

Friday, June 10, 2011

Downloaded "Leafsnap App" / Scientists have developed a mobile app to identify trees by simply photographing a leaf.
(Via Paul Krugman) "Rentiers... - hey, they’re rich, they’re smart, and they have great tailors—" good for the economy?

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Re-read "Web Squared: Web 2.0 Five Years On" 2009 article By Tim O’Reilly and John Battelle. (via @timoreilly)

Saturday, June 04, 2011

Photographed Boise River flooding on LightHawk flight for Idaho Rivers United & Land Trust of the Treasure Valley.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Posted on my Blog re: PBS Video "Salmon Running the Gauntlet" & links to a few Salmon migration Google Earth Projects.

PBS Video / "Salmon: Running the Gauntlet" & links to Google Earth

I wanted to watch the new PBS Nature project "Salmon Running the Gauntlet" online again and found a link to it on the Save Our Wild Salmon Blog.

I have been developing some Google Earth projects related to Salmon Migration on the Columbia, Snake and Salmon Rivers and wanted to review information in this video that might be useful for the near future.  It would be interesting to apply photo overlays of historic photos of the rivers before the many hydroelectric dams were built and to incorporate new ideas about salmon recovery that are being discussed, including taking out the 4 dams on the Lower Snake River.

Google Earth Community notes and KML file posted January 18, 2007.

Google Earth Community note and KMZ file related to the Highway 12 Megaload corridor  posted February 10, 2011.

Google Earth Community note with Google Earth Plug-in Tours and You Tube videoposted April 30, 2011.

Working with the Working Snake River Project I helped develop several Google Maps to illustrate "Mapping Connections Across Washington.

Below is the PBS Nature Video.

Watch the full episode. See more Nature.

Monday, May 16, 2011

iPhone Photo of Space Shuttle rising above the clouds goes viral. (Via @mickmel)
Watched video / Eli Pariser ( discussing "The Filter Bubble" democracy & the Internet. (Via Ted Conference)

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

One solution to over population? Some Christians are sure they will be leaving earth on May 21, 2011. (Via NPR)
GigaPan Time Machine shows Highest resolution movie, Higher then HD using HTML5 & GigaPan. (via @Gigapixie & ABC7 NEWS)

Sunday, May 08, 2011

Who's made the bad economic decisions & who is responsible? Blame the public view is dead wrong (Via Paul Krugman)
Added Apture to my blog. Highlight any text to get immediate search results & "Learn More"

Saturday, May 07, 2011

RT: @apurv21
Man travels 60,000 miles to shoot 37,000 images of the night sky to create 5 GPixel view of the sky.

Thursday, May 05, 2011

"The Ecological Rift: A Radical Response to Capitalism's War on the Planet"
Book Review by Simon Butler.
Exploring Google Earth and sharing with others enjoyed by vast online communities. (via David Sasaki, OWNI.EU

Wednesday, May 04, 2011

Ever seen a "Green Flash" on the Sun? Amazing one at start of this beautiful HD time lapse video by Daniel Lopez.

Monday, May 02, 2011

Watch @TEDtalk "What happens when we lose exposure to ideas because our filters block them?" (Via @timoreilly):

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

GigaPan Time Machine allows users to create ultra-high-resolution interactive panoramic time-lapse videos. (via gizmag)
Earth Knowledge Portal uses Virtual Globe to provide information for sound decisions. (via Google Earth Blog)
Swim against the Current: Even a Dead Fish Can Go With the Flow Book by Jim Hightower.

Saturday, April 23, 2011

Are Americans passive, apathetic, & diverted to consumerism, hatred of the vulnerable & controlled by power interests?
Is the World Too Big to Fail? by Noam Chomsky Who will come to the rescue if the environment is destroyed?

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Google "Map Maker"allows users to edit U.S. online map to add trails, buildings, parks & update changes as they happen.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

RT @eol (Encyclopedia of Life)
Awesome photo alert -
RT @jeffsayre: Bolivia proposes UN treaty “giving ‘Mother Earth’ same rights as humans” /via @novaspivack #Gaia
New Govt technology transparency programs facing massive budget cuts. Contact Representatives! (via Sunlight Foundation)

Saturday, April 09, 2011

I wondered why I seemed to be missing posts on the new Facebook. Here are instructions about how to adjust this feature.

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

RT @GigapanSystems: NCAA Championship Gigapan! / Zoom in and scroll around to view image composed of 450 photos.
"How New Community Tools Will Democratize Data Analytics for the Good of Society" by Andrew Turner (via
FCC's new beta web site taps into open source, the cloud, and collective intelligence.
(via O'Reilly Radar)

Sunday, April 03, 2011

Anonymous comments and web reputation.
"Troll, Reveal Thyself" via & Garyogrimm 2006 blog post.
American inequality - "Of the 1%, by the 1%, for the 1%" - Trickle-down economics vs. trickle down behaviorism.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

"The End of Growth" Video interview with Richard Heinberg about his new book. (Via Post Carbon Institute)

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Project Noah, a mobile application that helps aspiring citizen scientists contribute to current research projects.
Read "The Varied Costs of Catastrophe" in our world. by Andrew C. Revkin, Dot Earth.
Submitted idea to develop Internet "Citizen Science" learning project to Idaho Outdoor Recreation Futures web site.

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

What Does NoGIS Mean? Traditional GIS not built for high volume, dynamic, & real time queries. (Via
Interesting article about online "Crowdsourcing a Better World" (Via Tina Rosenburg, Opinionator)

Monday, March 28, 2011

RT @SunFoundation: The Top 10 things every voter should know about money in politics, via @ProPublica & @opensecretsDC
Google Earth has deep geopolitical impact in the Middle East. (Via Stefan Geens @ Ogle Earth).

Sunday, March 27, 2011

"A System Designed to Crash" David Korten on why a money system dependent on constant growth can’t last.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Great analysis of the "Draft Forest Service Planning Rules" Public Comment ideas by Mark Squillace

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

RT @universetoday: Simply Stunning Aurora Video from Norway
RT @gearthblog: Visualizing the vast problem of marine debris
RT @timoreilly: .@peoplebrowser presents a brief cartoon history of social networking
RT @SunFoundation: Budget Technopocalypse: Proposed Congressional Budgets Slash Funding for Data Transparency

Friday, March 18, 2011

"Ed Markey: Will the GOP Repeal Gravity?" Rep. Markey uses humor to show climate change deniers anti-science bias. (via Al Gore blog)

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

"Super Full Moon" Sat. March 19, 2011. Take some photos!

Thursday, March 10, 2011

High School students in Madison WI calling national walk out Friday 2:PM to support education & families.(via Facebook)

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Bill McKibben, etc. "Seizing Our Power: Why Now Is the Time for Creative, Courageous, Nonviolent Action"(Via HPost)
Read Paul Watson "The Terrible, Troubling Tribulations of Being Called an Eco-terrorist" vs Eco-terrasim. (Via H Post)

Sunday, March 06, 2011

I use to post same message to my blog, facebook, twitter & several other networking sites.
Jeff Sayre article: "It’s Time for Blogging to Evolve" proposes connecting links with other personal networking efforts.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Bribery? - American Petroleum Institute "... mission is trying to influence the policy debate." (via Carl Pope)
Manipulation of our democracy by big business interests. Animated video. (via Annie Leonard, The Huffington Post)
Two Idaho Students Educational reform Facebook pages.
High-schoolers in Boise, across state use social networking organize educational reform protest. (Via ID Statesman)
"Facebook and Twitter 'help to politicize' today's youth" (via Zack Whittaker, ZDNet) Used in Idaho HS student protest?

Monday, February 28, 2011 Communities Page! Now Includes Open Data, Semantic Web, and Health resources. New Communities coming.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Idaho rates as second most conservative U.S. State. (via Gallup Poll)

Thursday, February 17, 2011

YouTube video "HOME" is a message to alert people to depletion of Earth's natural resources & climate change.
Video "The Pale Blue Dot" narrated by Carl Sagan. Earth from a distance & inhabited by humans.
GOP Lawmaker Mike Beard (MN) Claims God Will Provide Unlimited Natural Resources. (via Huffington Post)

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Waiting to watch "President Obama Speaks on the America's Great Outdoors Initiative"

Monday, February 14, 2011

Read "Nine Pictures Of The Extreme Income/Wealth Gap" by Dave Johnson @ Campaign for America's Future.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Produced Google Earth 6 Tour of Megaloads on Highway 12 showing "Street View" panorama images. (Reguires Google Earth6)
Created a Highway 12 Megaload Google Earth Plugin Tour showing a 3D truck model at a few bridges and narrow places.

Saturday, February 05, 2011

Produced a rough draft Google Earth tour of Idaho Highway 12 Megaload route using 3D simulated model and street views.
Produced a short video of the Feb. 2 Megaloads rally at the Idaho Capitol sponsored by Idaho Rivers United.
Attempt to embed video describing Highway 12 megaload hillside scrape and 59 minute delay. (via Krem 2 News)
Highway 12 Megaload scrapes rock hillside, delays traffic for 59 minutes. (video via Krem 2 News)

Saturday, January 29, 2011

You can find out when there is new Google Earth Imagery for places you choose. (via Google Earth Blog)

Friday, January 28, 2011

Friends of Clearwater plan peaceful Highway 12 Megaloads public rally in Lewiston tomorrow at 1:00 PM. (Via FB AATH)
Opponents to Highway 12 megaloads wave "white flag," but still plan protest rallies. via All Against the Haul / FB)

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

E.O. Wilson is 81 and gives a podcast about ants. (via Encyclopedia of Life)

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

T-Shirt Detects Pollution: A lot of people wearing these in a city could have an interesting reactionary effect.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Dog Breaks Vocabulary Record: Chaser The Border Collie Understands Over 1,000 Words (via Huffington Post)
Qwiki (alpa) will provide a new way to create multimedia interactive information presentations. Request invitations @

Monday, January 17, 2011

ConocoPhillips wants to start moving 1st four Megaloads on Idaho Highway 12. (Via Boise Weekly)
Book Review “The View From Lazy Point,” by Carl Safina.
Humans must leap from being civilized to humanized.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

RT @timoreilly: Sad but true cartoon about the shortcomings of education system, via @ElenaBRZ

Friday, January 14, 2011

Idaho dept. sides with examiner in OK of megaloads. (via Idaho Statesman)
"A Tale of Two Moralities" - Taxes for social safety net? vs Taxing amounts to theft! (via Paul Krugman NY Times)

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Article related to how junk food, psychiatric drugs, antidepressants, etc., can cause mental instability and violence.
Opponents ask Idaho official to reject Conoco oversized loads recommendation (via the Missoulian & All Against The Haul

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

"Anonymity and the Dark Side of the Internet"
By Stanley Fish. (via NY Times) Tags: Free Speech, First Amendment, etc.
"Law & the GeoWeb" A workshop on “Intellectual Property and Geographic Data in the Internet Era” (Via Creative Commons)

Monday, January 03, 2011

300 Year Old Food Forest in Vietnam / 28 generations provide environment to feed & provide medicinal plants to family.
"Gorgon Stare"= Military drones can see panorama images of entire town. Future use aiding in environmental disasters?

Saturday, January 01, 2011

Critics of Highway 12 Megaload plan have until Jan. 11 to challenge hearing officer recommendation. (Via Id. Statesman)