Is College A Waste?

“You can lead a boy to college, but you cannot make him to think.” –Elbert Hubbard If you listened to some of the headlines accompanying a recent news story, you might conclude that College is a waste of time, money, and resources for practically everyone involved. The three links above have, as their headlines: $80,000 … Read moreIs College A Waste?

Weekend Diversion: Never Give a Physicist Your Data!

“Everything starts somewhere, although many physicists disagree.” –Terry Pratchett With a high unemployment rate and many people having stopped looking for work, it’s pretty hard to live in the United States and not be aware of the struggles many people are facing. Here’s a song by Loudon Wainwright III to set the tone, The Home … Read moreWeekend Diversion: Never Give a Physicist Your Data!