The Saga of Farlin, 300 Million Years in the Making

The Geologic History of Farlin, Montana by Rudy Molinek Broadcast 7.9 & 7.14.2017 and 7.28 & 7.31.2020 Listen:   Last summer I was helping teach a geology field camp near Dillon. On our way back to the Birch Creek Outdoor Education Center each day, after...

Extremophiles: The Berkeley Pit’s Silver Lining?

Life in the Berkeley Pit by Andrea Stierle Broadcast 6.5 & 6.12.2016   Listen:   This story almost begins on a dark and stormy night in November of 1995, when 342 snow geese landed on Berkeley Pit Lake. Unfortunately, this was no ordinary lake and the...