Fungus feeds on radiation inside Chernobyl Tomb. An Interesting find from 2007. This weekend I have been reading about the power of Fungi through the words of Paul Stamets, mycologist extraordinaire, so this seemed like an appropriate thing to share.
Overcast. Rain. Constant rain. The sun is setting into clear skies beyond the trees at the edge of a horizon unseen. It casts a violet glow on the world. A barred owl sits up in a western red cedar. “I am not a good owl”, he thinks. “Instead of hunting, I sit here and watch … Continue reading
Germany to be first European country to allow a ‘third gender’. Good news from Germany. I hope the rest of the world follows suit.
I thought this video was appropriate after the theme of my last post. Richard Feynman, as you will find out, was a Nobel prize laureate in the field of physics for his work in Quantum Electrodynamics. In this short clip, taken from a BBC program, Feynman talks fondly of his father and how he taught … Continue reading
Throughout my adult life I have met countless people. All kinds of shapes, sizes, sexes, colours, cultures and religions. Really though, when you boil it all down, they are all just people. Different expressions of what it is to be human. Our species is obsessed with finding ways to classify things. To differentiate them. This … Continue reading
A friend of mine has a great clothing design business called Summer Skin. Chelsea is magical girl. The warmth of summer shines in her smile and flows through her actions. She is extremely creative, and in the summertime, when away from studies, she designs and makes beautiful clothing. She brought back beautiful hand-dyed batik fabrics … Continue reading