time reversal

the stories of four physicists separated by the whims of fate

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Christchurch!

January 6th, 2010 No Comments

I woke up in the morning and headed down to breakfast, where Mike (I finally remembered his name) was already sitting petting Sandy’s little white terrier. After breakfast, we decided to head to the beach. The beach was totally awesome (despite me horribly sunburning the tops of my feet), and there were even Christmas trees […]

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Off the ice bitchez!

January 1st, 2010 No Comments

It’s hard to believe that yesterday I was at the South Pole. Right now, I’m sitting in my comfy bed at the Devon B&B in Christshurch. Our flight got in really late (this morning it was delayed 3 hours due to “weather enroute”), so as it’s almost 1 am I’m skipping the traditional “go out […]

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Hello from 90 south!

November 10th, 2009 No Comments

I made it to pole today, after 5 straight days of traveling. This time I was with Brad and Abby for the whole trip, and we had a great time in Christchurch. Notably, we had some great Indian food and beer while in Christchurch, and we went for a walk through the botanical gardens. Since […]

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NZ Part 7: The end

February 19th, 2009 2 Comments

I spent my last day in Arthur’s Pass climbing Mt. Aiken. The climb up to the tree-line was once again a scramble, including a 3m rock cliff that I had to scale. At the tree-line there is a sign saying, “Trail markings stop at this point. Do not proceed past this point unless you are […]

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Off the ice bitchez!

February 5th, 2009 1 Comment

“Attention South Pole, skier one-five has checked pole three, estimated time of arrival is 12pm.” That was only 25 minutes away. I tried to finish my lunch quickly, but then had a hard time convincing myself to get up from the table and finish packing my stuff. I was having my last cup of tea […]

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