Once again I KNOW I am going to shock the heck out of my current readers. I am very much a nerd. Shocking I know! Even people who know me in person have a hard time believing it when I tell them. I think is because I come across as more of a James Bond, suave, calm and sophisticated kind of guy.
But, no it is just a façade. I am one of those who likes to try and solve the NPR Sunday puzzles. When looking at the paper, I gravitate to the science stories and read them every time. I check out road cuts on my bike ride to see if I can identify the rock and follow the strata. When hiking, I love to find stumps like this
It shows the notches used to get high enough on a tree to cut it down. It’s like touching a piece of history from over 100 years ago.