He Spent 40 years alone

This short film from the National Geographic's Short Film Showcase was filmed and produced by Morgan Heim of Day's Edge Productions.  Their inspirational video profiles billy barr who has lived in a small cabin for more than 40 years in Gothic, Colorado - one of the coldest places in the United States.  billy barr records data - every day - about the snowpack - just to pass the time.  Now, he has provided scientists with 'a treasure trove of climate change data'.

This is one man's inspiring story about his connection to the world around him.

He spent 40 years alone and now scientists love him..

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