Ever since Star Trek transponders, it seems that life and its scientists and inventors are scrambling to imitate art. Surely more than one young Trekkie grew up to be an engineer who delivered smart-phone technology to the world.
While I appreciate romantic comedies, I’d much prefer action movies with lots of explosions. I think it probably started with the 70s TV show CHiPS. Seems that every other episode Ponch or Jon were in some sort of danger that ended with colossal explosions and near-death experiences.
I’m a fan of wine. I don’t dare say a connoisseur because I certainly don’t know much about the wine I drink other than I know reds shouldn’t be chilled and all other wines should. I also know if I drink too much wine I am worthless the next day,...
Psssst. The holidays are just around the corner. Need some ideas for your co-workers? Want bullet points for your own list to present to your family and friends? Well you’re in luck. I’ve been writing down cool gift ideas for a few months.
I love Halloween. The decorations, the costumes and of course the pumpkins. In my mind, you are never too old to carve a pumpkin. There's something liberating about scooping out the guts and then taking a knife and creating a maniacal masterpiece.
I just read about five Swedish-based scientists who have been inserting Bob Dylan lyrics into research articles as part of a long-running bet. After 17 years, the researchers revealed their race to quote Dylan as many times as possible before retirement.