January 24, 2011
Snow in Alabama, a blizzard in Boston, the AFC championship game played at a wind chill of 5 degrees. . .Yep, it’s cold outside.
January 5, 2011
In this animation, every satellite, moon, planet, star, and galaxy is represented to scale and in the correct, measured location according the best scientific research to-date.
December 15, 2010
I never realized how many shades of red there are until I saw Red Chrysanthemums at the Monet exhibit in Paris.
November 22, 2010
Interviews with writers are a source of insight and inspiration for my work in the Pharma of the Future™ project.
September 15, 2010
Although some meteorological modelers may disagree, it seems to me that models predicting development and movement of hurricanes are getting more and more accurate.
September 8, 2010
If the universal constant alpha were a mere 4% bigger or smaller than it is, our carbon-based life would not exist. But is this constant really constant?
August 24, 2010
There is no permanent place in the world for ugly mathematics.
August 10, 2010
China has been described as a threatening competitor, a waking giant, a polluting behemoth, and a producer of cheap and unreliable goods. To me, China is a reflection of New York City at the beginning of the 20th Century.
July 26, 2010
It’s time to dust off your copy of I, Robot by Isaac Asimov.
July 13, 2010
In spite of the many differences among world cultures, there are at least two similarities.