OK, you asked for these....
* Winter is MY favorite season.
father (1941 - 2010...) authored
of 40+ patents.
If you're reading this, you're
using some of them (or their descendants).
* I have been above the Arctic Circle several times, in Norway and Alaska.
* I was once offered the backup meteorologist spot at the US' Amundsen-Scott South Pole Antarctic station.
* I am the
Physicist on Earth (I think).