“I like to compare the holiday season with the way a child listens to a favorite story. The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins, the anticipation of familiar turns it takes, the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending.” –Fred Rogers I know it’s still the middle of November, … Read moreWeekend Diversion: Holiday Roundup, Reviews and an out-of-this-world Giveaway!
“The vastness of the heavens stretches my imagination. It does not do harm to the mystery to know a little about it. For far more marvelous is the truth than any artists of the past imagined it.” –Richard Feynman What did you think about, wonder about, and dream about the first time you saw the … Read moreWeekend Diversion: Discovering the Universe
“A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint. What I began by reading, I must finish by acting.” –Henry David Thoreau Every day that we have free or leisure time, there’s this great conflict as to how we spend it: … Read moreWeekend Diversion: Science Book Reviews for the Holidays