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Happy 4th of July!

I hope that everyone has a great holiday weekend!
Happy 4th of July!

How did it get to July 2020 already?

Entering the second part of this most unconventional year, what are my goals and aspirations at fot this next month?
How did it get to July 2020 already?

Grand Unified Site (GUS)

Out of clutter find simplicity; from discord find harmony; in the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. ~ A. Einstein
Grand Unified Site (GUS)

Spring 2020 ERAC Meeting Slides

This spring’s Environmental Research Advosory Committee is set to be held virtually (as most things this odd year). Here is a link to the slides that I’ll be presenting. ! TL;DR: Mostly finished the following objectives but the lab has been closed !
Spring 2020 ERAC Meeting Slides

Setting up PostGIS on GCP

OK, so here we are, in the midst of COVID-19. What a great time to start a new project and learn a new skill. I’m focusing on developing a bit of my golang chops and the Google Cloud Platform knowledge to see if we can use these as our primary backends for teaching and research needs at work.
Setting up PostGIS on GCP

COVID Memes

COVID-19! Welcom to the meme page. Some of the funny items related to this most serious of times in our life. Levity helps. These are things that I thought would be interesting from the perspective of levity in the time of crisis.
COVID Memes

Setting up Postgresql on mac

This is rather quick and easy to do. On MacOS, make sure you have Homebrew installed and then follow those instructions. For me, it took a few additional steps because I was installing it on a new mac mini (in the home office).
Setting up Postgresql on mac

Roggenbier - 1st Place Win with 41 Point Score

I submitted four entires to the 25th CARBOY Shamrock Open XXV beer competition in Raleigh North Carolina. For some reason only 3 of my entries arrived, the Trappist Single was lost in transit (must have been extra tasty).
Roggenbier - 1st Place Win with 41 Point Score

Remfert's Dogwood Presentation at the Research Showcase

Jane Remfert opened the Integrative Life Sciences Research Symposium this year with her presentation on Cultivar Gene Escape.
Remfert's Dogwood Presentation at the Research Showcase

Whey Fermentation - Viking Blaand

So there is a project that I’ve been working on that spans both my cheese and brewing hobbies. There is some literature that exists suggesting that the Vikings used a fermented whey drink for some special drinks.
Whey Fermentation - Viking Blaand