Science Alert. When the sun strikes an object, that object absorbs some of the infared light in the form of heat. The heat absorbed by the old Soo dock absorbed and radiated that energy to melt off the snow from the ice around it, making it very reflective.
North Star Brewery Cave, Fall 2012
David Aho pictured.
Ryan, as seen from the crane ladder.
The primitive chair caught the falling plaster.
A cracked sign at dock-level, where loading boats would be tied below the taconite conveyors. All across the surface of the concrete dock were taconite pellets, like slippery little marbles. One wrong step could put a worker in the water, which is a bad, bad place to be.
From the bottom of the skyway I looked back, my eyes tracing the vines from the marsh up the smokestacks to the perfect Midwestern sky.
2005. Looking across the Mississippi from a park the night after the first snow.
The very top of the Administration Tower’s spiral staircase. There’s an old antenna of some kind there, as you can see.