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ReBlog: How to read and understand a scientific paper: a guide for non-scientists

A Facebook friend posted this recently and I bookmarked it and mulled it over. It’s an excellent post and I plan on using it as an added reading for my fourth year students when my online classes start up again this fall.
But today at work I became frustrated with someone […]

The Healing Circle (89/365)

March 30, 2015 – Working for the Federal government means that protests occasionally happen outside my office building.
Today’s example was one of the better ones though, at least from a disruption standpoint, blocking a major intersection for a couple of hours.
Bearing in mind that I am most certainly not a […]

Does this make me a nerd? (88/365)

March 29, 2015 – Probably everyone has played Trivial Pursuit…but how many out there have a Star Wars Trivial Pursuit game?

No dice in this version, just press R2-D2’s head and he beeps and boops a bit before he electronically provides a number.

When Star Wars came out in 1977 I stood […]

No Vampires in this household….well…that’s not actually entirely true….. (87/365)

March 28, 2015 – I did marry a man with a Transylvanian heritage, perhaps all the garlic we add to our cooking keeps problems at bay ;)
Kirk’s grandmother was born in Transylvania and his grandfather came from Germany and they met while their families were dropping them off to board […]

New Beginnings (86/365)

March 27, 2015 – It’s funny, but when we started looking for a new home I was very clear in not wanting much of a yard. I think I said something like “…not much more than a postage stamp sized yard…” But we ended up with much more than that, […]

When is brass not brass? (85/365)

March 26, 2015 – When it’s silver of course!

I always thought it was amusing that I played in the brass section….but my instrument was made of silver. I did love it, and it’s one of those things I simply haven’t been able to let go of, I don’t think I […]

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