It seems that the world is in a very turbulent time. There is a lot of chaotic energy flowing around at this time. And, for many people, this can be extremely disconcerting. 323 more words
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This evening I went to the awards ceremony that concludes a summer orientation program that my department offers for incoming first-year students. I was primarily there to give out balsa wood gliders as trophies to the teams that had scored the most points in a Physics of Paper Airplanes workshop a few weeks ago… but after doing so, I realized that I had a moment in the spotlight with a captive audience of over 200 cheerful students who already think I’m pretty cool. 459 more words
Do you ever stop and think about all the amazing gadgets, contraptions and technology that has been created since you were born?
It is pretty astonishing that so many things that were considered ‘space-age’ or just too bizarre to even be created in our lifetime are now part of our everyday lives. 316 more words