Category Archives: Trivia

Ancient History or His-Story?

I had a little “ah-ha” moment last weekend as I was listening to a guest speaker at our church.  He had a moderate accent that originated in Eastern Europe.  Not hearing many Eastern Europeans before, I was surprised at how … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Excess

In the last few weeks, I’ve had an “unquenchable” thirst for chocolate.  I ate my way through a ton of candy over Halloween, but it left me wanting only more, along with a few extra pounds.  (sigh)  I do believe … Continue reading

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Engineering a Quieter and more Harmonious Future

The topic of interest today happens to be on…engineering?  I was watching the CBS Sunday Morning  show yesterday and two different back-to-back stories had my brain in a whir. One story happened to be all about noise.  What caught me … Continue reading

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Dinosaur Horns and Such: Fashion or Function?

I saw a show last night called Bizarre Dinosaurs on the National Geographic Channel.  The thing I was most excited about was the notion that all of those spikes and intimidating plates that adorn the average dinosaur are more about … Continue reading

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It Starts Here and Now

I have spent the last couple of years thinking I would like to have a blog.  But…about what?  I could use it as an online diary…but that sounds silly and dangerous!  I could rant, but I wouldn’t want to go … Continue reading

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