Category Archives: Museum

Afterword: Huzzah! We Made It Through all 40 Days!

I’m finding it both easy and surreal to resume my life as normal, now that we’re home. I have picked most things back up where I left off, and I have had no trouble readjusting to my manual transmission car. … Continue reading

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Day 32: Better Than the Jamestown Settlers Had It

I griped and moaned about most of my day today, but I’m trying to keep it in perspective. Yes, I was hot and dripping with sweat for half of the day. Yes, I was eaten alive by mosquitoes, while indoors. … Continue reading

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Day 25: Pictures of Pigment Placement Patterns

(This entry is for July 14, 2011.) On the Metro again today. This is getting old (and mightily expensive). But it is a great place to people watch. Also, it is a great place to witness the positive aspects of … Continue reading

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Day 24: Moon Germs

(This post is for July 13, 2011.) We only had the Air & Space Museum Annex on the docket today, the one out by Dulles Airport. I left the day scheduled so lightly to build in some flexibility to our … Continue reading

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Day 23: Preserving History, Literally

(This post is for July 12, 2011.) Today was a really big day. Not only were we going to the two places in DC that I was most excited about, but we also had to move our stuff from Jess’s … Continue reading

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Day 21: Holy Brachiosaurus, Batman!

For today, we had a major change of plans. Much of what we were going to do was outside. But the 93 degree forecast scared me away from that. I also decided that I needed to trim our list of … Continue reading

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Day 19: Our Continuing Quest for Knowledge

Today was an early day. We had a 9am tour of the Capitol, and we were supposed to get there 45 minutes early to get through security. After going through proper procedure, I’m guessing that the get-there-early time was made … Continue reading

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