Patience and hard work are also attributes of hunters, peasants, and Benedictine monks. What sets scientists apart is their rigorous observation of natural phenomena, allowing patterns to emerge that can be expressed in abstract formulae, which, in turn, can be applied to produce identical results any time they are reapplied in identical conditions. To “do science” means to subscribe to a mindset that distinguishes scrupulously between immanence and transcendence, between the natural and the supernatural, between what is in the world as a verifiable phenomenon and what is merely felt. –via The Weekly Standard.
Here for the daughter.
The daughter (giving the piggyback ride in pic 2) doing a thing that starts tomorrow.
A big day for our first year writing students! So much energy in the room!
My Shakespeare students are off peer reviewing their term paper rough drafts. I’m official...
Burgh to Burg, episode 2.
Daughter doing a thing. Interviewing the Pittsburgh Dance Council’s Randall Miller for Bur...