Field Notes
Take the Long View
By Kurt Fraese, LG – Jan 9, 2013
The long view has been under assault in recent years on multiple fronts. In this digital age, attention spans have shortened, with information being delivered and/or accessible at faster and faster rates. One can easily get caught up in a quick-response frenzy that leaves little time for more...

Conserve Energy, Money and Climate, One Light Bulb at a Time
By – Dec 20, 2012
We waste stuff. Or more positively, we are at a point where there is HUGE opportunity to be more efficient. The investment in science and engineering knowledge over the past couple decades has the potential to save us millions of dollars, and BTUs of energy, simply through smarter design and...

The Perfect Light Bulb
By – Dec 18, 2012
The great thing about working with scientists and engineers? The random email that makes you just say, “wow.” As a geologist, you’d wonder why I’m writing about a light bulb. However, a geologist tends to think about the materials and energy necessary for creating objects. Those...

Tapping the Hidden Energy Supply that’s Right Underfoot
By – Nov 19, 2012
In “Energy Underfoot,” author Steve Moddemeyer, a Seattle colleague who works for Collins Woerman, calls sewer heat recovery a new renewable energy market and says the King County Wastewater Treatment Division in Seattle (WA) is leading the way. I found this particularly interesting, especially...

New Exhibit Lifts Off at the Museum of Flight
By – Nov 5, 2012
There’s big news in the science, technology, engineering and space world. On November 10, 2012, the Museum of Flight—one of GeoEngineers’ long-time clients—is having a grand opening for the new Space Shuttle Trainer exhibit in its Space Gallery.GeoEngineers has been supporting the Museum’s...