This 47-year-old centerpiece of UC San Diego’s campus was designed with head-turning in mind
Journalist Ted Genoways spent a year on a small farm in rural Nebraska, and he says American nostalgia for the family farm overlooks the pressures farmers face and the realities of food production.
Wonderful travel tale and photos! Thank you.. #Maine #Travel
Signs on a building, downtown Bar Harbor
Three years ago we visited our friends Lise and Charlie at their family cabin just a few miles from where our ship docked. On that trip we explored Acadia National Park and thoroughly enjoyed seeing the natural beauty.
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Spring 2006, Vol. 38, No. 1
Editor’s Note: Older article, but still good article on historical details and the exhibit…
“Aside from money and aesthetics, though, there’s really no point to it. We’re all quibbling over whether Bluetooth audio is good enough, or whether or not dongles suck (they do). The official reasons are little more than platitudes about better designs and “being bold”. It’s hogwash, honestly. The only thing such a decision does is limit the kinds of experiences an individual can have on their smartphone. That is never a good thing.”
Editor’s Note: Will *not* buy a phone without a headphone jack. Period.
A new documentary captures the sweeping human impact of one of the country’s largest library systems
Wonderful views of NYC, like no other city in the world…
Theater District – 42nd Street
Apparently we are still on West Coast time and not getting out the door as early as we should. Oh well, I guess we are not really accountable to anyone and can come and go as we please. Kind of nice really.
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Bringing back “moss,” “blackberry,” and “bluebell” instead of “blog,” “chatroom,” and “database.”
“What’s to become of kids these days, with their damn pocket computers and inability to differentiate between bird species?”
“The Lost Words is a new book for people worried the next generation will lose touch with nature. Written by Robert Macfarlane with illustrations by Jackie Morris, it’s a catalogue and spelling book for kids, where the lost words in question comprise vocabulary about flora and fauna.”
An unshushable social movement is afoot.