Friday, October 13, 2017

Waiting for the Bison


For the Bison roundup, the crowds were restricted to two areas on either side of a valley. These locations were technically safe from the stampede, but in reality only a handful of riders stood between us and the herd.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Homestake Mine


Homestake Mine was a deep underground gold mine located in Lead, South Dakota. It closed in 2002. The mine is the site of the Homestake Experiment, a deep underground laboratory to observe solar neutrinos.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Not the stargate


Visiting the hard rock mine in Lead South Dakota. The mine is now used as a location for high energy physics experiments and this is part of one. But it reminded me of the StarGate.