A Beautiful, Windy Map

I really enjoy visualizations on the computer.  This one puts me over the top. Visit the website:  http://earth.nullschool.net/  and sit back and watch. Wind patterns are animated and displayed on the globe. How do we verify the source?  That’s always important.  There’s no easily apparent source or author until you click on the “earth” titleContinue reading “A Beautiful, Windy Map”


Living in a border community is one thing.  Living in one rich with history of the War of 1812 is another.  Last year was packed with event celebrating the 200th anniversary of the event.  We have a bridge named because of this.  It also has given us insights into what makes a defines a country.  IContinue reading “Borders”