Dark Energy & the Aussie Poet

Dark Energy is expanding at an alarming rate, threatening our very universe. And you thought all you had to worry about is getting studded tires on your car. What exactly is dark energy? you ask. Good question. Terry Gross asked the same thing  of  Saul Perlmutter on her show the other night. Perlmutter is a [Read More…]

Gossip: The Opiate of the Oppressed

The silence has been purposeful as I have contemplated the best way to put into words the thing that is troubling me. Just tell the people how you feel, my husband advised. They will stone me, I replied. Perhaps, he agreed. But know this, I don’t say it lightly. I am not making a statement [Read More…]