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Niels Bohr's fascination with Yin and Yang

Niels Bohr (1885-1962) was one of the greatest physicists of the 20’th century. I cannot adequately describe his contributions to physics in a short post. 176 more words

Physics

bending forces

Year 2014. “Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it.” Niels Bohr

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Slideshow

"Hello Mr. Schrödinger! How's your cat?"

There must be a scientific explanation why the cats always line up in front of the fridge minutes before the beloved one comes home from shopping. 19 more words

Cats

Week 46: Reading

I’ve decided to jump around again, rather than follow my book in strict order.

For those of you who know me, I frequently have a book near by as well as a highlighter to call attention to important passages that I read, since I will eventually return to the book and review the passages I have highlighted. 726 more words

Character Traits

Paris Review - "First of all, I don’t think it is strange to be both novelist and playwright..." Michael Frayn

FRAYN

First of all, I don’t think it is strange to be both novelist and playwright. I wonder why others don’t do both. I think the great difference is that in a novel it is possible for the writer to be inside the head of at least one of the characters. 444 more words

History

Paris Review - "First of all, I don’t think it is strange to be both novelist and playwright..." Michael Frayn

FRAYN

First of all, I don’t think it is strange to be both novelist and playwright. I wonder why others don’t do both. I think the great difference is that in a novel it is possible for the writer to be inside the head of at least one of the characters. 444 more words

History

How to Outdraw Marshal Dillon

I love the old western series Gunsmoke. I enjoy testing my gun slinging skills with Matt Dillon at the start of  the show. The result is bad for the marshal of Dodge City. 195 more words

Humor