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True Place

1941-1943

36566 NW Harrington Rd. Cornelius, OR (formerly in Roy city limits, now incorporated into Cornelius)

Eventually, with the two new additions in their family (Dorothy and Howard), the little white house proved too small for the Fergus’ and so they moved to a farm in Roy, Oregon.  85 more words

book review, Charles and Emma: The Darwins' Leap of Faith, by Deborah Heiligman (Science title for high school)

Heiligman, D. (2009). Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith. New York, NY: Henry Holt

Summary: In Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith, … 684 more words

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Reading material: The Descent of Man by Charles Darwin

http://www.sacred-texts.com/aor/darwin/descent/index.htm

In full.

From Part 1, Chapter 7;

ON THE RACES OF MAN

… Geographical distribution is often brought into play unconsciously and sometimes consciously; so that forms living in two widely separated areas, in which most of the other inhabitants are specifically distinct, are themselves usually looked at as distinct; but in truth this affords no aid in distinguishing geographical races from so-called good or true species….

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Science

The other god theories

The case for dear god: O.K., I keep saying this issue is dead and not worth discussing until someone discovers new evidence to support the premise But I must admit there are a couple of theories worth a quick look. 361 more words

Opinions

Wartime Effort - WWII

My fellow Americans, I ask your help.  On behalf of all your fighting sons, brothers, and husbands whom I command in the Pacific, I ask that every skilled man and woman in America who can work in a shipyard volunteer immediately.” 578 more words

Nature Journal Update

I’ve made some progress on the design of the Nature Journal today. I’ve incorporated one of my personal favorite lines into the title of the book: “Nature as Teacher!” More to come.

Children's Picture Book