Monthly Archives: June 2015

Step up, Step Down, and Round They Go – The Dance of the Electrons, Part Three of Three

From the Ramapo River in New Jersey, To the Crust of the Earth and Beyond See Part One Here See Part Two Here This journey traces our electrical power to its source – in three parts. Disclaimer: Not being an electrical engineer … Continue reading

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Step up, Step Down… TWO

Part Two: From the Wires in the Neighborhood, to  Sub-Station Transformers. See Part One Here This journey traces our electrical power to its source – in three parts. Sandy and I often walk under two of these reclosure arrays in an … Continue reading

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Step Up, Step Down, and Round They Go – The Dance of the Electrons

Part One: Pondering while Eating Toast:  Bread Crumbs to Utility Pole. This journey traces our electrical power to its source – in three parts.  How does the ubiquitous energy that we take for granted come to our homes? Where does it start? … Continue reading

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Power and the Planets

From a few days ago. Jupiter on the left, Venus on the right.  As usual, comments are always welcome, even on short posts!!! M 🙂

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Some Sunshine, Some Rain… Some Life.

This week… a few photos roadside, from Medford, NJ Click to enlarge in higher resolution As usual, thanks for viewing and comments are always welcome. M 🙂

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