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Earth Day 2018

Earth Day

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22. Worldwide, various events are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day events in more than 193 countries are now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network. 1,613 more words


On Holy Island with Roman Polanski

I’m off to Lindisfarne or as most people know it, Holy Island, in Northumberland to act out my own version of Cul-de-Sac, the dark comedy by film great Roman Polanski.  257 more words

Can urban environments be too planned?

I worked as a summer intern at HUD in 1970. They were really great, offering multiple educational opportunities for the group of interns. One of these was a tour of the planned new community of Columbia, Maryland. 262 more words


Reading the Comics, November 25, 2017: Shapes and Probability Edition

This week was another average-grade week of mathematically-themed comic strips. I wonder if I should track them and see what spurious correlations between events and strips turn up. 888 more words


12/10/17 Always Left

Two for one.

We live in a cul-de-sac, so once we leave the drive, we always have to turn left. That’s what the left side photo is. 156 more words