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location San Francisco Bay Area
age 33
visits member for 2 years
seen Sep 11 at 16:50

I'm a physicist modeling air pollution and global warming.
I'm passionate about software and the environment.


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reviewed Excellent Is it safe to drink out of rusty thermos?
Feb
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reviewed Satisfactory Is it dangerous to sleep in a tent alone in a forest in -20?
Feb
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reviewed Satisfactory What is a good material to patch holes in backpack?
Feb
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reviewed Satisfactory Storing Headlamps: With or without batteries?
Feb
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reviewed Satisfactory Trail maintenance: what is considered inappropriate when maintaining a trail?
Feb
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reviewed Excellent Repairing a North Face Tent rain cover
Feb
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awarded  Custodian
Feb
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reviewed Reopen What areas in the south-western US are the wildest?
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awarded  Nice Question
Feb
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revised What is the main purpose of the foam inside a self-inflating mat?
Improved Grammar
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suggested suggested edit on What is the main purpose of the foam inside a self-inflating mat?
Jan
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revised What good factual books have you read on an outdoors topic?
Minor edit to my post.
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revised What good factual books have you read on an outdoors topic?
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revised What good factual books have you read on an outdoors topic?
I am making this community wiki more uniform.
Jan
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revised What good factual books have you read on an outdoors topic?
I am making this community wiki more uniform.
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revised What good factual books have you read on an outdoors topic?
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Jan
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comment Can you keep your feet warm in ski boots on a very cold day?
Personally, I buy ski boots to fit well OVER two thick pairs of socks. That way my feet stay warm. Why did you not do this?
Jan
31
comment What’s the difference between a B and a T ice axe?
I'm more of a rock than an ice guy. What do you mean by "technical"? Do you mean Real climbing as opposed to mountaineering? Or do you just mean harder ice climbing?
Jan
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reviewed Reviewed How do I wash Gore-Tex clothing?
Jan
30
comment Art supplies on backpacking trips
I frequently wonder the same thing about taking my camera backpacking/climbing. But that is a lot of really fragile, expensive equipment.