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The Persistence of Turtles

Turtles may be one of the first animals to capture a child’s imagination. To see the final drawing of Aesop’s winning tale of The Tortoise and the Hare… 1,179 more words



“The beauty of the natural world lies in the details.”

– Natalie Angier

WISDOM TEETH: Natalie Angier on Pi & Infinity

Since the Internet is having virtual, frothing nerd-spasms over today being “Pi Day” (March 14, 2015 at 9:26 am or pm represents the first 8 digits of the infinite number Pi: 3.1415926), here is a little mind-expanding passage from NATALIE ANGIER’s… 213 more words

Wisdom Teeth


The beauty of the natural world lies in the details. ~ Natalie Angier


Biomechanics, Bioluminescence and Angier's Canon

I am back home with Philip after a quick trip to the Windy City.  Philip and I went to the Field Museum’s annual Member’s Night with family.   512 more words



This afternoon, Bruce, Philip and I went to a local production of “Seussical.”  We had a great time.  One of the songs, “How Lucky You Are… 382 more words