Summertime is for…

Summertime is for splashing in refreshing, salty waters; soft, warm sand between your toes; and the summer sun beating down overhead. Continue reading


Capital Capitals: Europe


So after last week’s out-of-place trivia post, which really lacked any trivia and came about as the result of a short week, a computer malfunction, fruitless efforts to fix said issue, and a resultant and unwanted need to purchase a new laptop, I will return to finish the back leg of the world capitals. Continue reading

Succeed in Science by Failing

In Hollywood and other fiction, there often appears a misconstrued depiction of a research scientist. A crazy-haired, white-lab-coat-donning researcher pours over his lab bench, shuffling through notebooks and mixing vibrantly colored solutions in beakers, and suddenly has a moment of clarity – an “aha!” moment signifying an incredible breakthrough and making way for dreams of Nobel Prizes, knighthood, and immortality. Continue reading