|2004-04-04||West Texas Fieldtrip|
Field trip to see Kilbourne Hole and Texas impact structures Sierra Madera and Odessa.
|2004-03-28||Removing the Bushes|
Yard work removing the bushes from my front yard.
|2003-12-23||Christmas in Tucson|
A few pictures from Christmas on Florence Drive in Tucson.
|2003-11-25||Thanksgiving at Xanders|
Pictures from the Thanksgiving at Alexanders in Walla Walla, Washington.
|2003-10-11||Canyon de Chelly / White Mountains Field Trip|
My second field trip to Canyon de Chelly in NE Arizona, and a visit to the White Mountains looking for glacial features.
Pictures from the DPS 2003 meeting in Monterey, CA, and from the drive there as well.
New fence, wall, and gate intended to prevent Schamali from jumping over the fences (it failed).
|2003-07-07||France and Fire|
Pictures from my trip to the Extrasolar Planets conference in Paris and shots of the Aspen fire near Tucson.
|2003-05-05||Chiricahuas Field Trip|
LPL field trip to the Chiricahua mountains in SE Arizona.
In and Out Again: 5 Planetary Scientists' Hike Into the Grand Canyon.
Xander and I spend spring break driving through Baja California.
|2003-03-15||Little Rincons Rogaine|
Xander and I participate in the Little Rincons Rogaine, searching for control points in the mountains east of Tucson.
Helping Matt Chamberlain observe in Hawaii, we got a chance to see actual flowing lava.
|2003-02-14||LPL South Park|
Images from an alternate universe: University of Colorado South Park Lunar and Planetary Laboratory
|2003-02-01||2003 Alumni Game|
Gwen and I visit California for the 2003 Baseball Alumni game against the varsity -- the alums won 8-2. Also: pathetic Tech Legacy tour.
Pictures from a birthday party for Gwen Bart, Terry Hurford, Ross Beyer, David O'Brien, and Zibi Turtle at my house, where we fried up two turkeys using the birthday present I got from my brother.
|2003-01-26||Xander Visit II|
Visiting Alexander in Walla Walla, WA. Also included are pics from Xander's protest, and from our visit to Frenchman, Moses, and Grand Coulees.
|2002-12-28||Dave and Tanith|
David Arbogast visits Tucson after celebrating Christmas in Phoenix and he, Tanith Balaban, and I visit the zoo and the desert museum.
|2002-10-27||Rachel and Ross|
Ross Beyer and Rachel Mastrapa marry in Tucson, AZ.
|2002-09-27||Washington Field Trip|
Field trip to Washington State to visit Mount Saint Helens, the Columbia River Flood Basalts, and the Channeled Scablands.
A visit from my dad, grandfather, Dave Hawks, and his mom to explore and collect insects in Mescal, AZ.
Homepage for the class that I am TAing this semester, NATS102 Sections 3&4H.
|2002-07-10||Taun We Meeting|
Genubi and Schamali meet Gwen's 10 week old puppy Taun We for the second time..
A grass fire catches my workshop and torches all of my tools. RIP DeWalt drill. . .
Abby Wasserman and Nick Scheffer marry in Staunton, VA.
|2002-06-01||TUS -> STL Road Trip|
Driving Alexander's car from Tucson back to Saint Louis.
|2002-04-27||Corinne in AZ|
Corinne visits Tucson while stationed at Luke AFB near Phoenix.
|2002-04-15||Extrasolar Planets Database|
Sortable and customizable (and, in the future, searchable) database of information about each discovered extrasolar planet.
|2002-04-01||April Fools 2002|
Another April Fools day, another humiliation for the Astronomy Department.
|2002-02-19||Terra in Tucson|
Terra visits Tucson to check out the Neuroscience department at the U of A.
Visiting my little brother in Freiburg, Germany.
Pictures I took while observing at the University of Arizona's 61-inch Kuiper Telescope on top of Mt. Bigelow in the Catalina Mountains. I am looking for transits of extrasolar planets in open clusters.
My talk at the 2001 American Astronomical Society Division for Planetary Sciences meeting in New Orleans, LA entitled 'Stability of Moons around Extrasolar Planets'.
|2001-11-28||2001 DPS Meeting|
Pictures from the 2001 American Astronomical Society Division of Planetary Sciences meeting, New Orleans, LA.
|2001-10-21||More Dog Pictures|
Schamali grows from 10 to 30 pounds and Genubi destroys his stuffed bed from Sams.
|2001-08-19||New Dog II|
Genubi's new puppy, a Siberian Husky named Schamali
|2001-08-15||Aunt Delia's 50th Birthday|
Family Reunion in Northern California for Delia's 50th Birthday.
Hiking in Great Basin NAtional Park, Nevada, returning through Bryce Canyon, UT.
Pictures of my new dog, Genubi.
Vanessa and I travelled to Seattle for the wedding of her friends Tracy and Pat.
My brother and I drove his car from Salt Lake City to Tucson via Canyonlands National Park.
Visuals from my 2001 LPLC talk.
LPL Field trip to White Sands and southern New Mexico.
|2001-05-02||Taking Vanessa Flying|
My first flight with Vanessa, flying to Pinal Air Park and over Picacho Peak.
HTML version of visuals for NATS102 Extrasolar Planets lecture.
|2001-05-01||Microwave Grape Plasma|
I'm serious. Take a grape, cut it in half with a bridge between the halves, put it in the microwave and it sparks and then creates balls of plasma.
April Fools 2001. We turned the atrium of the Kuiper Space Sciences building into Disco Planet and annexed the astronomy department.
Flying around Tucson, our houses, the U of A, and the Boneyard with Ross, Terry, and Gwen in a Cessna 172.
My sister Terra and I hiked to the top of Wasson Peak west of Tucson when she came to visit..
Vanessa and I hike up to Weaver's Needle overlook in the springtime with actual green vegetation in Arizona.
|2000-12-11||Verde Hot Springs|
Helping Vanessa with field work, followed by a hike up the Fossil Springs trail and a night hike to the Verde Hot Springs.
I managed to pass my graduate oral exams and my friend Ross was nice enough to take pictures for me.
|2000-10-31||Calvin and Hobbes|
Vanessa and I as Calvin and Hobbes for Halloween.
At Vanessa's PBGSA (Plant Biology Graduate Student Association) retreat in the Sierra Ancha mountains 2 hours northeast of Phoenix.
At the Verde River Days festival with Vanessa, and then on the Perkinsville train ride shortly thereafter.
Helping Vanessa with field work in Dead Horse Ranch State Park.
LPL field trip to Death Valley.
|2000-05-20||K/T Boundary Layer|
LPL field trip to K/T boundary layer outcrop sites near Raton, New Mexico.
|2000-04-24||Walla Walla, WA|
|2000-04-15||Mauna Kea Observing II|
Me observing at the IRTF on Mauna Kea with David Trilling.
My parents and me planting cacti in the backyard at 2610 Florence.
Me dressed up as Darth Maul for Halloween.
|1999-07-28||2610 E Florence Dr.|
My new house, 2610 E Florence Dr.
|1999-07-15||Family Hike in Sequoia|
Jason, Xander, Terra, and Wayne Barnes on a 4-day loop hike from Mineral King in Sequoia National Park.
Field trip to Canyonlands National Park, Utah. The best field trip I've been on so far..
Alfred McEwen's remote sensing trip to the Salton Sea and MSSS.
|1998-10-10||Canyon de Chelly|
LPL field trip to Canyon de Chelly National Monument in northeastern Arizona.
|1998-10-01||Mt. Kimball Hike|
Xander and I hike up 4000 feet and back in one day to scale Mt. Kimball in the Santa Catalina Mountains.