April's Map of the Month

I’ll resist the urge to play an April Fool’s Day joke on you – tempting though it may be.  Now that it’s April, it’s time for a new Map of the Month.  Currently on display for your viewing pleasure is a 1911 map of the State of Minnesota.  It was…

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23 Things on a Stick – Thing 5

Thing 5 of 23 Things on a Stick had us exploring Flickr in more depth, mostly by playing with 3rd party applications (or apps, as they are called). I worked on Thing 5 at home, where I have high-speed internet. When you’re dealing with data-heavy things like photos, video, or…

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23 Things on a Stick – Thing 4

Thing 4 of 23 Things on a Stick had us exploring the online photo service Flickr.  Of course, I had to take the difficult path. I had no problem coasting around Flickr looking at photos and I found a feature that’s really intriguing – the geotagger.  You can place a…

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MN Sesqui Recipes Wanted

The State of Minnesota will be celebrating its Sesquicentennial Anniversary next year.  The Minnesota Sesquicentennial Commission was formed in order to facilitate the celebration.  One of the Commission’s goals is to create a cookbook that includes recipes from every county in the state (87 counties altogether).  The Commission is seeking…

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