View from Above

We’re always looking for reasons, causality, connections, in life and in science. There’s an ongoing project that might be an invaluable tool in discovering unexpected interconnectivity on the planet’s surface. The ICARUS Initiative (“International Cooperation for Animal Research Using Space”) is a scientific collaboration working towards placing a remote sensory system on the International Space…

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Where Fading Paths Lead

I have the feeling that a few of the skills I learned from my late grandmother, the old-fashioned stuff of pre-radio days like how to crotchet a blanket or to ┬ápreserve a batch of the family recipe for apple butter, will probably not be passed along to the next generation. This doesn’t matter much, really,…

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