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  1. The Science of Feathery Flight

    While there exist many species of animal able to glide through the air, only birds, bats, and insects have evolved the ability to stay airborne through …


  2. The Significance of Science (Part 2: Our Changing Perception).

    In my previous post I discussed some of the important cultural changes and innovations in our history that would ultimately foster an environment conducive to scientific …


  3. The Significance of Science (Part 1: How far we’ve come, and how we did it.)

    Science seems to be making leaps and bounds these days. While some of us in the industry remain apprehensive about pending grant applications, budget cuts, and …