He Spent 40 Years Alone In The Woods And Now Scientists Love Him… – Eco Snippets

He Spent 40 Years Alone In The Woods And Now Scientists Love Him…

He Spent 40 Years Alone In The Woods And Now Scientists Love Him...

Welcome to Gothic, Colorado—one of the coldest places in the United States. This ghost town has been abandoned since the 1920s, but there is at least one person who still calls it home. For more than 40 years, current resident billy barr has lived in a small cabin, recording data about the snowpack to pass the time.



In this short film, Morgan Heim of Day’s Edge Productions profiles the legendary local who inadvertently provided scientists with a treasure trove of climate change data. Check it out below…

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That is quite amazing. Being so purposeful with his life and not even aware of it.

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Ryan Lee your hero

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40 years ard very long. How does he earn to buy his supplies???

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