“I am always ready to learn, although I do not always like to be taught.” –Winston Churchill My very first time leading a classroom — on my own — was back in June of 2000. I was 21 years old, fresh out of college, and was teaching science in a middle school classroom. And I … Read moreIt's never too late… to discover science!
“Everybody knows that the dice are loaded Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed Everybody knows that the war is over Everybody knows the good guys lost Everybody knows the fight was fixed The poor stay poor, the rich get rich That’s how it goes; everybody knows.” –Leonard Cohen As you know, last week I took my … Read moreMy First Trip To A Glacier May Be My Last
“Not even light can escape such hollowing, this huge mass in a small space. Even the Milky Way with its open arms is said to have a black hole at its heart.” -Susan B.A. Somers-Willett Our Milky Way is home to us all. With its hundreds of billions of stars, massive spiral arms, dust lanes, … Read moreIf it comes back to you, it's yours!
“The time will not be taken from the sum of your life. Instead of shortening it, it will indefinitely lengthen it and make you truly immortal. Nevermore will time seem short or long, and cares will never again fall heavily on you, but gently and kindly as gifts from heaven.” –John Muir, on Glacier National … Read moreWeekend Diversion: Making it Count!