Cochineal Insects, Hikes, and the Queen's Birthday September 26th 2007 Tom and I have not been suffering from ennui in Armenia. . Tom is busy working with GIS data for the White Stork project, helping with our website, grocery shopping in the markets, and going to receptions, parties etc. Yerevan weather is still very warm during the day but the evenings are wonderfully cool.
Last week, as Tom mentioned in his letter, we got up early ... read more
Asia » Armenia » West » Yerevan Armenia prides itself on being the first nation to formally adopt Christianity (early 4th century). Despite periods of autonomy, over the centuries Armenia came under the sway of various empires including the Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Persian, and Otto... ... read more
In my real persona I am a botanist trying to save the flora of this planet. In some of my professional life I am an environmental scientist--so for this year I am the director of the Environmental Conservation and Research Center at the American University of Armenia in Yerevan.
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