July 18, 2017 - After a day filled with interesting talks, many on topics Ive never thought much about or even been exposed to before but which were very educational, it was out for dinner with former UBC family. After [...]
July 16, 2017 - I’m in Victoria for a few days for a conference. Not a conference I’ve attended before, and although it’s definitely related to what I do, it’s unrelated to anything I’ve ever formally studied, but I thought [...]
July 8, 2016 - The weather was warm today and it seemed like an excellent day to go get lost in the cool forest just two blocks from home. Capilano Regional Park, and the river and canyon it contains, is [...]
July 6, 2017 - Even the birds are happy the sunshine and warmth have arrived in the garden. If it weren't for the fires breaking out all over the middle of the Province I might feel the same way. SaveSave
“In science it often happens that scientists say, “You know that’s a really good argument; my position is mistaken,” and then they would actually change their minds and you never hear that old view from them again.
They really do it. It doesn’t happen as often as it should, because scientists are human and change is sometimes painful.
But it happens every day. I cannot recall the last time something like that happened in politics or religion.”