Michigan Lights Up the New Year by CIMSS UW-Madison This satellite photo from the Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS) at the University of Wisconsin shows: …two of the first 2021 images from the Suomi-NPP and NOAA-20 satellites when they flew over the U.S. overnight to acquire stunning VIIRS nighttime imagery with light from … Continue reading Michigan Lights Up the New Year!
Surfing the Great Lakes, photo by Paulh192 “I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.” … Continue reading Happy New Year 2019!!
Powerful Winds & Waves, photo by Julie And please stay safe – the last way you want to start 2016 off is in jail or dead! View Julie’s photo of the huge winds on December 24th exploding off the Petoskey breakwall bigger and see more in her Michigan slideshow.
Happy New Year!, photo by Spring Disney “I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.” … Continue reading Happy New Year!
086>, photo by mark5032001 Here’s hoping everyone has a safe & fun New Year’s Eve as we all bid farewell to 2012 and enjoy the first moments of 2013! View this photo from Bay City’s 4th of July celebration on black and see more in Mark’s photos from Bay City.
Im not Fat, Im Fluffy!, photo by Spring Noel. All About Birds says that the Tufted Titmouse is common in eastern deciduous forests and a frequent visitor to feeders. They eat mostly insects in the summer but aren’t above seeds, nuts, and berries and (in the case of this fellow) cheesecake and jelly donuts. Fun … Continue reading New Year’s Resolution Case Study #77: The Tufted Titmouse
Number Eleven, photo by bill.d. We’re 10% of the way through the 21st Century … more or less. So far it hasn’t been the best of decades for Michigan, but it seems like more and more hopeful signs are being seen. Turn it up to eleven, Michigan. Check it out bigger in Bill’s slideshow.
Dance Magic Dance, photo by MightyBoyBrian. “To leave the old with a burst of song, To recall the right and forgive the wrong; To forget the thing that blinds you fast To the vain regrets of the year that’s past.” ~Robert B. Beattie Please accept the warmest wishes of the crew at Absolute Michigan … Continue reading New Year’s Eve Magic
Cheers to a great day, photo by Kathy~. Kathy took this photo this summer, but it seems appropriate as the sun sets on another year. If you click her photo, you can see the link to her incredible photo of the Town of Monterosso al mare, Italy in a wine glass! Two years ago Michigan … Continue reading Cheers to the New Year
Little Hawk Island Sunset, photo by Carl TerHaar mLive reports that a pair of new wolves have been released on Isle Royale in an effort to control a exploding moose population that threatens to overwhelm one of Michigan’s most unique ecosystems. Late Wednesday, two gray wolves were taken from the Grand Portage Indian Reservation in Minnesota … Continue reading New Wolves Released at Isle Royale