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May 27, 2024

Articles by Jon Renaut

[Short] [Opinion] [Nonfiction] [Comics]


Winter's End (2003-03-31) short

The badger cometh! They do things a little different in D.C.

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Attack of the Cicadas (2004-05-29) op_ed, humor, insects

The last time the cicadas were here, he was only nine years old. The next time the cicadas come, he'll be out of the country.

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Another Day at the D.O.D. (2005-03-20) nonfiction memoir

Working for the Department of Defense is, generally speaking, a pretty good job. But as one software engineer discovers before heading home, little quirks like being quarantined for five hours due to a "biological threat" aren't exactly what you'd call perks. A true, first hand account of what turns out to be just another day at the D.O.D.

Peek of the Week 039 (2006-05-01) photo art

Caterpillar in the Sun

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A droplet catches the sun and the center stage.

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Peek of the Week 029 (2006-02-13) photo art

Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming, USA.

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A fish sculpture at the Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina, USA

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Sunset at Playa Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

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A dolphin leaps through the water beside a ship

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A beautiful sunset!

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A romantic setting for two ...

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Spring blossoms in Washington D. C.

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The Children of Lir, a statue by Oisin Kelly, based on an old Irish legend.

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York Minster, York, UK

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A view along the rows of winter vines in Horton Vineyard in Virginia.

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Candles catch the light in Holy Trinity Church in York, UK.

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Gazing up at the Eiffel Tower at night.

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Tigers test the waters of their enclosure.

Peek of the Week 166 (2008-10-27) photo art

Biscuit rolls on her back and tempts the unwary to rub her belly.

Peek of the Week 176 (2009-01-05) photo art

Early sunset, Tortuguera, Costa Rica.

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A lookout watches over the inaugural procession on January 20,2009.

Peek of the Week 189 (2009-04-06) photo art

Stained glass windows in Sainte Chapelle, in Paris, France.

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Snowmageddon, 2010

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A brilliant cascade of bougainvillea blossoms.

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The fractured surface of a windshield reflects an icy winter.

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