A Carousel in Dumbo

The new Brooklyn Bridge Park continues to innovate and recently saw the opening of a strange rotating attraction. Jane’s Carousel, DUMBO, Brooklyn Jane’s Carousel is an original 1922 piece donated to the people of the City of New York by the Walentas real estate tycoons. It has been carefully restored and will be operated year-round…

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Biltong Meets Mold, Dies

It’s over. The biltong recovery failed. New mold grew so fast on my rescued blitong bits that I could almost see it move. At Marie’s suggestion, I decided to at least take a look at the microscopic universe that was invading the delicacy and setup my makeshift macro gear, but I did a poor job…

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Biltong Recovery

As Marie, sender of the goodies below, is flying at 35,000 feet across not-always-so-quiet Southern African skies just below the speed of sound, on her way to Amsterdam for a few hours layover and then a great circle hop across the Northern Atlantic back home, I am continuing the Biltong Experiment. It’s not looking so…

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