Changing of the seasons

Art, Essays, Science

Note: Originally written on March 5, 2018. One of the things I like about living in Nebraska are the four seasons being so distinct. Independent of what the calendar says are the start of the seasons, there is usually a very definite transition point between them each year in this part of the country. For […]

April 6, 2018

A little slice of nature

Misc. Projects, Science

Lately I’ve been wanting to bring a little slice of nature to my workspace. Nature always inspires me, and it’s important to try to stay connected to it in anyway we can in this modern world. The obvious solution is of course a houseplant or two, and indeed I do have a couple of those […]

April 6, 2018

The speed of light

Essays, Science

First, a disclaimer: I make no assertion that the information presented here is useful in any way beyond an interesting mental exercise. I am not a physicist, and have no formal scientific training. What I do have though is an intense curiosity about theoretical physics, and a recent abundance of relatively free mental time, in the form […]

June 17, 2016