Jeffries Family Farm
Walter Jeffries Tinker, Tailor… A bit eclectic & a tad eccentric, polymath, quantum mechanic & Farmer. Also lucky at cards.
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Missing Dog – Romula disappeared on in August. Unfortunately her collar came off so she has no ID with her. ~5years old, Female, ~45 lbs
White, grey/black & brown, Upright ears, Looks similar to a coyote. See photos.
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Tag Archives: Ice
Window Frost When it gets really, really cold, like -10°F and below, we get beautiful ice patterns on our door and windows. Even with the modern double thermal pane glass with argon and such between the panes the cold comes … Continue reading
Tunnel of IceHere’s one for all the ice lovers. We spend much of our year with water in a solid state. Sometimes we get very interesting shapes, carved by sun, wind, traffic or shaped from molds. Sliding Water ChunksThis ice … Continue reading
Reflections on RefractionssCrystals are fun. We have many forms scattered around the house from geodes to local quartz. In this season, most of the crystals I deal with are made of H2O instead of SiO2 and the glass hanging above … Continue reading
Jack Frost’s Been HereWith winter we get automatic artwork on our windows. If the temperatures drop low enough fractal forms march across the glass making for magnificent displays come morning’s light. Some days they are just small fingers of frost … Continue reading
More Morning Frost FractalsDeep cold makes the winter sunrises that much more spectacular. Outdoors: 25째F/0째F Partially SunnyTiny Cottage: 65째F/57째F
Ice EruptionThe other day I showed a photo of the impact crater from a side trip during our voyage to Mars. Today we have quite the opposite. This is an eruption from deep beneath the depths of the world’s ice. … Continue reading
Impact CraterOn our trip to Mars we’ve done a little sight seeing, visiting the frigid moon of Ganymede out around Jupiter. Seeing fields of ice like this makes me realize how lucky we are to have summer in Vermont. The … Continue reading
Winter water is a challenge on the farmstead. The world has little liquid. In one way this is good, it actually feels warmer when it is cold enough that everything freezes up solid. The wet cold suck the heat away … Continue reading
Frost on Entry GrateDown below the entry grate is an air tube that penetrates the concrete slab of our tiny cottage. The pipe allows water to drain out from the under-grate area and is one of the controlled ways that … Continue reading