PSA on gender discrimination in STEM

“The story of crimes against women is one that runs as red and as deep in my blood as it does in yours. ” … More PSA on gender discrimination in STEM

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Doodles.

When someone tells you a scientific theory (one based on years of research) is “just a theory”: That is all. *  

ThoughtsFromBooks: All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

    I’ll start with a confession. I don’t read books more than once[1]. (No, not even Harry Potter.) Now before you go sharpening your pitchforks and gathering the townsfolk, let me explain. I don’t reread books because there are always so many new ones waiting to be picked up and there’s only so much … More ThoughtsFromBooks: All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

ThoughtsFromBooks: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

In some schools of Buddhism, bardo (Tibetan བར་དོ་ Wylie: bar do) or antarabhāva (Sanskrit) is an intermediate, transitional, or liminal state between death and rebirth. Wikipedia   Since the days of the beats, the Bardo Thodol has been known in the west as The Tibetan Book of the Dead. Waking life, dreams, meditation and in particular, … More ThoughtsFromBooks: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

ThoughtsFromBooks: The Circle by Dave Eggers

I picked up The Circle, one frosty afternoon, entirely by chance. A friend was running late; the November air had an unforgiving bite to it; the bookstore was warm and hosting its annual Christmas sale. (It’s particularly hard to find reasonably priced English books in the small German town I currently inhabit.) And so I … More ThoughtsFromBooks: The Circle by Dave Eggers