Archive for ‘July, 2010

Of Making a Difference


Especially during hurricane season, I like to peruse the Weatherunderground web site. You can get local forecasts, live Nexrad radar, animated satellite imagery, computer models…all kinds of cool meteorological stuff. Since at the moment, there is no tropical activity in the North Atlantic, Dr. Jeff Masters, the chief weather guy and co-founder of the web site, who usually […] Read more »

Of Paying Attention


Every now and again I try out the left side of my Brain by reading about the particle physics of string theory and quantum theory, and the reconciliation thereof….at least until I am so overwhelmed that I have to stop. String theory asserts that the universe, both matter and energy, at the quintessential rudimentary level, exists […] Read more »