Monthly Archives: May 2014

What the Hell Are Tachyons?

http://io9.com/what-the-hell-are-tachyons-1583680897?utm_campaign=socialflow_io9_facebook&utm_source=io9_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow Ah yes! Got my math fix for the day AND a side of string theory. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon Advertisements

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Movie Review: Godzilla (2014) – 3.5 stars

Godzilla (2014) 3.5 out of 5 stars Watched opening weekend (May 17, 2014) My husband and I watched Godzilla on opening weekend at our favorite local movie theater, taking advantage of their VIP seating.  One recent change to their pricing … Continue reading

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Main Bathroom Remodel Marathon Finish Line in Sight

This is a shout-out to my hubby, Terry, who has worked tirelessly for months (nearly a year) to remodel our main bathroom.  We saw the light at the end of the tunnel last week with the arrival of the final … Continue reading

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ASOD: Phases of the Moon

Beautiful sketch work in this Astronomy Sketch of the Day posting from this past Sunday: Moon; full moon facing, two views of dark side. Sketch was made in my studio. 2009; published on album cover for jazz band Four, 2009 … Continue reading

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Memorial Day (Observed)

Originally posted on As a Matter of Fancy:
We honor Monday those who have donned the uniform of our country and died in its defense. Not all veterans nor all who died. “All gave some; some gave all.” The rest…

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Memorial Day Weekend at The National World War I Museum

Originally posted on JAM SESSIONS:
The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial is a special place to visit here in Kansas City. It is the nation’s official World War I Museum and “inspires thought, dialogue, and learning to make…

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Article: The 10 Algorithms That Dominate Our World

The 10 Algorithms That Dominate Our World http://io9.com/the-10-algorithms-that-dominate-our-world-1580110464 Two of these qualify as scary (if not down right terrifying) … NSA (substitute Big Brother if you prefer) and CRUSH (say Minority Report). Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung … Continue reading

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