Science

When scientific evidence and political myths collide

Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf

On Dec. 24, 2017, an influential nationalistic member of the Danish parliament, Søren Espersen, said, "Wolves attack small children and old people. It's nuts to have them in Denmark...[translated from the Danish]."  Espersen is a member if the Danish People’s Party (DF).  In May, 2017, former Danish Minister of Finance (Secretary of the Treasury) and...
Elements, in verse, which care and kill in inverse proportion

FLAMA, VENTIS, AQUA: NATURE’S VOLATILE, “PAS de TROIS”

Fire, wind and water, Though usefulsometimes they be, When they shouldn’toughtta, They become a sightto see. They can worktogether. Sometimes they appearalone, Quite hell-bent forleather, A threat to both skinand bone. We can’t say whichdanger Is worse than theother two...
When scientific evidence and political myths collide

Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf

On Dec. 24, 2017, an influential nationalistic member of the Danish parliament, Søren Espersen, said, "Wolves attack small children and old people. It's nuts to have them in Denmark...[translated from the Danish]."  Espersen is a member if the Danish People’s...
Elements, in verse, which care and kill in inverse proportion

FLAMA, VENTIS, AQUA: NATURE’S VOLATILE, “PAS de TROIS”

Fire, wind and water, Though usefulsometimes they be, When they shouldn’toughtta, They become a sightto see. They can worktogether. Sometimes they appearalone, Quite hell-bent forleather, A threat to both skinand bone. We can’t say whichdanger Is worse than theother two...
The unfolding story of missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, and the Danish inventor she sailed with

The Strange Case of a Danish Submarine -- the UC3...

(This is thought to be the final photo of Kim Wall -- an image capture from a smartphone video -- as she sailed out of Copenhagen Harbor onboard the Nautilus.  Seen also is Peter Madsen) A bizarre case...
IT and Human Adaptability

BLIND XMAS STAB at APPLE

My line of sight is shorter than the long, white cane with the sensitive tip that telegraphs the lay of land before me. Now, picture me, alone, at the huge, San Diego Fashion Valley shopping mall – less than a...
BHO and Solons on Same Last Page

O’BIDENAMA HEADS FOR THE MOON

President John F. Kennedy utilized the concern of the American people over the nascent Soviet domination of space to toss an unprecedented, ten-year, lunar “Hail, Mary.” President Barack Obama, borrowing the bold visualization of Kennedy’s moonshot, and building upon Vice...
Don’t ever give up

Cancer Fighter

I am a three time relapsed Multiple Myeloma cancer patient. I don’t know any four time relapsed MM patients. MM is the medical terminology for bone marrow cancer. MM cancer begins in plasma cells, a type of white blood cell....