NaBloPoMo 2022 : Tidbits Sunday

Sunday 11.06.22 – Adding a three hour jetlag, as I finally got onto US East Coast time the day I left, to this morning’s Falling Back into Pacific Standard Time today was brutal. All day I felt it was half a day later than…

Late November Tidbits

It is Friday. Here is some reading and other tidbits for your weekend, if you are so inclined. High Plains Farmers Race to Save the Ogallala Aquifer By restoring soils and grasslands, farmers in the Texas Panhandle are conserving the last water beneath their…

Weekend Tidbits or an Ode to Hedgehogs, Water, and the Deep Time of Trees, plus a few Con Men

Hedgehogs, UK Politics, and general understated Amusement in this Metafilter post: “1566 seems very recent, but the hedgehog was around before then” Transcript of MP Rory Stewart’s hedgehog defense in Parliament in 2017. Of all the possible Tory MPs possible to be the next…

Tidbits for Monday, or the Week, Reading…

‘Roma’ star Yalitza Aparicio is so much more than her Oscar fairy tale Cory Doctorow: Disruption for Thee, But Not for Me Technological disruption is everywhere from AirBnB to Uber to… Mr. Doctorow hits the nail on the head on the Silicon Valley’s obsession…

Tidbits for a Weekend’s Reading

Fri. 01.11.19 – Here are a few articles to start your weekend out right. Happy Friday! * Earth’s magnetic field is acting up and geologists don’t know why * Memo to conservatives: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez understands taxes better than you do * A Moral Panic…

Sunday Tidbits for Your Reading Pleasure…

Above photo of a rose taken by Ms. Jen on May 26, 2018 at Castle Howard, Yorkshire, with a Nikon D850 and a Nikon 50mm f/1.4G lens. The Pivot: “Something huge is happening in the UK right now, and I wonder where it’s going….