Sunday, August 27, 2006
Saturday, August 26, 2006
Thursday, August 24, 2006
Tuesday, August 22, 2006
As well as the instruments in the base of the valley there were also some bits and pieces scattered in the mountains on either side. This is a Hobo (a data logger for measuring temperature) and modelling it are me, Ralph and Stephen (behind) and Tor and Hal.
Posted by Rosey Grant at 1:21 am
Saturday, August 19, 2006
So it's a boiling hot day in the base of Owens Valley, temperatures reaching a scorching gzillion degrees. We've been working in the dust and sand for a few hours, battling with barbed-wire and ground anchors. Time for a cup of tea "just as the British like it".
Posted by Rosey Grant at 1:20 am
Wednesday, August 16, 2006
El Capitan. The final T-Rex (Terrain induced Rotors experiment) mission took place in August. The team, led by Stephen, comprised of Ralph, James, Tor, Flea and me. We flew out to Reno and on the drive down to Bishop we made a very speedy detour to Yosemite.
Posted by Rosey Grant at 8:09 am