Archives for January 9, 2009

Brownout

By the time you read this, Scienceblogs.com will be either down for an upgrade or about to be down for an upgrade. (Starting Friday at 1:00 PM Eastern.) During this time there will be no new posts by us bloggers and commenting will be turned off. During this time, I recommend the following activities: You…

I think of her now as the Tea Lady, because she was drinking tea when I met her and had an English accent to go along with her English colonial outfit. She was one of the first native white South Africans I had met on my very first trip to that country. And now the…