Post-Journalhttp://www.post-journal.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Dec 2014 15:59:23 EDTFri, 19 Dec 2014 15:59:23 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssChautauqua Watershed Noteshttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/657036.htmlIt is late fall and the time of year when visual reminders of winter's onset are evident across the landscape.Sun, 14 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTFrozen Puddleshttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/656916.htmlWolf Run Road meanders through a beautiful valley in Allegany State Park. I picked that road for last weekend's hike because it is mostly flat - good for my slowly healing back injury - and mostly open - so I could enjoy the sunshin.Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTPlanting A Live Christmas Treehttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/656917.htmlBy annually selecting and planting a different species of conifer for my Christmas tree, I have been able to enjoy an interesting and diverse collection of evergreens around my propert.Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTOdds And Endshttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/656918.html- Last week's column on binoculars mentioned that 10-power or stronger optics can be difficult to hold steady, and that's why I prefer eight-power binocular.Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTChautauqua Watershed Noteshttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/656504.htmlAfter a morning of fieldwork in the swamp, we decided to walk to the lakeshore for a snack break. When we got close to the shore, we saw two of something in the water. We froze as we tried to identify the black and white floating blobs.Sun, 7 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT