Restoring the Night Sky for a Healthier Future

On Monday, October 6th, 2014, I gave a TEDxJacksonHole talk on the subject of light pollution titled, Restoring the Night Sky for a Healthier Future. The talk discussed my personal experience and growing interest in light pollution, the facts and science behind how it affects each and every one us and the ecosystems we live in, and why a dark night sky is so essential and important in creating a spiritual connection to both our own species, and the infinite space around us.… Keep reading...

Green River Lakes in the Wind River Mountains

Green River Lakes Scenic Landscape

Here’s another from last month’s quick jaunt up into the Wind River Mountains. I was camping at Green River Lakes which is an extraordinarily scenic location and makes for a great trailhead to the backcountry of the Wind River Range. The lakes are a series of natural lakes along the Green River, which originates deep in this particular mountain range.… Keep reading...

Moose Drooling in the Green River

Moose in Green River

In digging back into my archives, I didn’t get too far before noticing I hadn’t posted anything from a short trip to the Green River Lakes back in July. I was almost to the campgrounds when I saw this moose standing in the middle of the Green River, which originates up in the Wind River Mountains in Western Wyoming and meanders its way down to Central Utah where it meets up with the Colorado River in Canyonlands National Park.… Keep reading...