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Expect the Unexpected

     Hello from California!  I am happy to report that I arrived safe and sound on Sunday night.  The week leading up to my departure was made up of a string of miraculous happenings, without which I would not have made it to my destination.   446 more words


Yes, That Happened

     Everything weird that you’ve heard about Portland is true.  It’s weirder than weird.  Each time I visit I fall more and more in love with the place.   699 more words


Walking Blind

     The other day, I paid to fill up my gas tank entirely with one dollar bills.   After several weeks of putting five to ten dollars into my tank at a time, I found great satisfaction in counting out the mound of ones and handing them over to the gas attendant.   963 more words


Busk and the Neandertals Intro




For this post, I thought I’d give a short intro to my project, which examines Neandertal fossils and their roles as objects in science. I’m interested in how the fossils (and knowledge of fossils) move across geographical boarders and through scientific circles, how they wind their way from the ground into the heart of science. 502 more words