Category Archives: Science

Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle

We were first here 20 years ago, and we came back again later when we took a short trip over with a friend. It’s a must-see place if you’re going to be in Paris for a few days. It’s the … Continue reading

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Audacious Science

Bucket list, – 1. It was time to go to see something I had wanted to see since 1963. And here it is. At the time it was constructed, the radio astronomy reflector at Arecibo in Puerto Rico was the … Continue reading

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The Tie That Binds

This is about Internet television, how it came to be, and what’s wrong with it. Start with some history. Fifty years ago, when I first became acquainted with cable television, the concept was quite simple. You wanted TV, you put … Continue reading

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Very Large Science

We booked a hotel in Socorro, NM, just to pay a visit to the Very Large Array (VLA), about 50 miles west. Due to our tight schedule we ended up spending only two hours there, taking the self-guided tour and … Continue reading

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