April 22, 2019
Hey. So last fall I found out that some colleagues and I got our dust devil proposal funded (I'm the PI, which means I'm the one in charge.)
My initial reaction included elation. Relief. Joy. 🤗🎉🎈🥂🎊
We'd submitted this proposal five times (FIVE!!) before we got it funded. And now we're really going to do it. We're going to get some amazing meteorology instruments, some awesome cameras, and go out to the US southwest to study some dust devils.
As reality set in, my second reaction looked like this: 😨😰🙀
Because. Well. This is a big job. I want to do... read more ❯