Field Notes
Carbon Footprints, the Human Brain, and the Space Needle
By –Jun 14, 2013
I had the opportunity to attend National Public Radio’s (NPR) live broadcast of Science Friday at the Pacific Science Center on Friday, June 14. The weekly radio show features discussions on current events in science. Host and veteran science journalist Ira Flatow led the discussion at the Pacific...

Emerging Technologies in Trenchless Pipeline Installations
By Jon Robison–Jun 28, 2013
We had a great time this week in Fort Worth, Texas, at the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Pipelines 2013 Conference.  The theme was “Pipelines and Trenchless Constructions & Renewals: A Global Perspective.” It was well attended, breaking all previous records.  I had the...