We all love these cuties. Back in 2016, when I visited Faroes, I was captivated by these birds, especially their faces, with their big beaks. I sat on the edge of a cliff and watched these birds come and go, mesmerized. Their odd-shaped bodies and that funky beak, made me wonder: why do the puffins … Continue reading Why do Puffins have big beaks?
It is easy to get despondent about the future and its challenges, especially with the massive amount of change ahead due to climate and weather modifications we are continuing to experience. However, it is good to not give up hope, as science and technology will give us some options. UC Berkeley’s Omar Yaghi and his … Continue reading Coming soon: a device that harvests water in a desert
Happy birthday, Carl Sagan. Thanks for leaving a legacy and the gift of your writings. In his 1995 book, The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark, noted writer, astronomer and philosopher Sagan noted: I have a foreboding of an America in my children s or grandchildren s time — when the United … Continue reading Carl Sagan on Dystopia, Fake News & Big Tech