Archives for January 29, 2013

Guns and Death

I just want to point you to these two items: It’s 10:00. Do you know where your handgun is? Did you know that several, as far as I know uncounted, teenagers living in the Twin Cities have died tragically over the last year, with the cause of death being a gunshot wound, self inflicted. Typically,…

Darwin: A Graphic Biography

There is now a Graphic Book (which is apparently some kind of cartoony thing kids these days read) which is a biography of Darwin. I’ve not read it but I have a free chapter for you, here. That’s courtesy of the NCSE. Here’s the Amazon Link and from that site, a description: Darwin: A Graphic…

Whispers from the Ghosting Trees

Whispers from the Ghosting Trees A guest post by Gail Zawacki, who blogs at Wit’s End. While we hustle busily through the necessities of our lives, wrapped up in our daily preoccupations – our obligations to our families, our jobs, and our dreams – at the same time all around the world, trees are silently…