Sunny day in Sydney September 14th 2011 When I arrived in Sydney last night, the sky was glowing with a bright sunset as we landed. By the time I got through Customs & Immigration and caught the train to the station near my hostel, it was dark out and busy with commuters at the end of the work day.
I was up early this morning, not wanting to waste a moment of my only day in Sydney, so I started walking right after breakfast at the hot ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Sydney Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
All my life, I've wanted to be a storyteller. My experiences as an exchange student in New Zealand started me on a path to learn how to tell the stories left behind in the rocks. After six years working as a geophysicist, I returned to university to get a Masters degree in Geology. These studies have dominated my life, and my travels, for the last several years.
The adventure continues, on the other side of the continent. I've moved to central New York State where I'm an Earth Sciences PhD Candidate. New areas to explore and new rocks to dis... full info