Glacier fresh

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Spencer’s letter to his trusting parents: Dearest Mother and Father, I never thought I’d be here. Living, breathing as one with the mountains and snow. Although beautiful, the land holds many secrets. As… Continue reading

Flow

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Today under clear skies we found a rhythm of exploration – drive, slumber, escape, scramble, pause, repeat.   Our contrasting bursts of energy and lulls of stillness felt much like the geodynamics of… Continue reading

Ready to get to Spain! 

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Beginning orientation

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        After great naps on the plane, you could feel the excitement to arrive to Nicaragua. With our instructors Frank and Dhyana, the group began to learn about the country through a… Continue reading

Gravity

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Today we witnessed the Earth’s pull on water and water’s resulting force on the landscape.  We felt the Earth tug on our tired bodies and our feet push back to scale basalt columns.… Continue reading