Finding a wounded baby Gray Seal on the rocks, we rescued it, brought it to Mystic Aquarium, where it was nursed back to health, and later released back to sea. What an experience.
Nicholas Kristof wrote in the New York Times that "The American Dream Is Leaving America" -- is this true? Are we in denial? What can be done?
Two people were frequently at the same place at the same time, but never met, over many years, until they finally did, and were married a few years later.
Debates on Evolution vs Intelligent Design or Creationism and Whether Both Should be Taught in Schools Stir Animosity in
Debates on teaching evolution along side intelligent design in science classes rages on social media. Fanatics on either side attack each other with the force of hurricanes, neither moving the other
Tenant damages property, claims it was vandalism, turns out it was him and his wife.
New forms of media are transforming the way we live, work, and talk to our children.
de Tocqueville had much to say about democracy as it was found in America. He would have far more to say today.
What do we mean by Media? I offer a more useful interpretation, and definition, viz. Marshall McLuhan.
Technology and its impact on culture, and on personality and psychology, over history, from the advent of mastery over fire, to the smart phone.
In many cities luxury residential buildings have begun using separate doors for lower income residents, so that the rich do not have to see them enter the building. Is this a good thing?
Competition requires measuring success. In order to be measurable, a valuation system where a single value dominates at the expense of all others results in an unbalanced value system for society.
Cognitive neuroscientists find suppression of ideas & stimuli not pertinent to the focus of attention is as much a factor in that focus as enhancement of the response to what you seek to focus on.