Sandhill Cranes
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Sandhill Cranes

Each spring during their annual migration, fantastic sedges of Sandhill Cranes settle in for a few weeks at the confluence of the South and North forks of the Platte River in central Nebraska, on their way north to their summer nesting grounds. Hundreds of thousands of these large and noisy birds spend their days scavenging in…

Touring Yellowstone
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Touring Yellowstone

This dialogue was recorded on a cross-country tour a few of years ago, on the final day of our journey as we cruised through Yellowstone National Park. We spent most of our two days in the park replacing a tire after a dramatic high-speed blowout on the highway. The park was insanely crowded with traffic and…

Frozen Dead Guy Days
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Frozen Dead Guy Days

In 1993, a Norwegian named Trygve Bauge brought the frozen corpse of his grandfather, Bredo Morstoel, to the tiny mountain town of Nederland, Colorado.  Trygve and his Mother, Aud, had planned to create a cryogenics institute with a special place to indefinitely suspend Bredo‚Äôs body for future restoration. Instead, Trygve was deported for overstaying his visa,…