We've had a few good blows this fall but none compare to what's underway on the solar system's seventh planet. Storm clouds have billowed up on Uranus over the past several months, so big and bright that even amateur astronomers have photographed them.
The weather on Uranus is incredibly active, said Imke de Pater, professor and chair of astronomy at the University of California, Berkeley, a...
November 28, 2014 - 3:10pm
The Minnesota Bashaw Blog
I want to wish you all a very special Thanksgiving.
Thanksgiving is my second favorite holiday. I love getting together with family, having lots of food, and keeping up with family traditions. Every day after Thanksgiving we bake Christmas cookies with my Mom and sample em as we go. It is really fun to bake and every year we bake all the same cookies a...
November 27, 2014 - 9:02am
Home Improvement with Andy Lindus
If youve ever taken the cheap route on garbage bags or diapers, the mess you ended up with probably led you to not repeat that purchase decision. While generic brands can save your household significant money over the course of a year, there are plenty of times when shelling extra for a national brand pays off in the long run. Heres our list of generic home improvement products that will leave ...
November 25, 2014 - 2:50pm
Over the past couple of days, Buffalo, NY and northwestern New York have been experiencing lake effect snow of epic proportions. As the band rolls through (as seen above), people have been stuck on roadways and stranded in their homes for hours to even a day and counting now as seen below.
With a couple of snow totals coming in, places are ranging from 5 to 5.5 feet of snow around the B...
November 20, 2014 - 2:51am
Oh, Look a Shiny Thing!
I finally got to go to a UND hockey game Friday, and I took this (grainy, awful) picture of one of the Ralph Engelstad Arena escalators with my cellphone. It was a pretty shiny escalator!
Watching the hockey game was great fun too, and I almost lost my voice by the end of it.
Our tickets were in one of the "worst" places in the arena, but the view was awesome--we could see everything that...
November 17, 2014 - 4:17pm
We Teach, We Learn
Theres a lot of noise out there.
No doubt youve heard it by now. The advice. The questions. The expectations. The clichs about graduating, moving on, transitions, working hard, the value of education, perseverance, wearing sunscreen. . .
So tell me, what are you going to do with the rest of your life? What do you mean, youre not sure? Shouldnt you know by now? I mean, how much time do ...
June 04, 2013 - 3:05pm