Archive for December 8th, 2006

Nestled about three miles West of Cambridge is a small American Cemetary dedicated to Americans who died in the Battle of the Atlantic or during the air bombardment of Northwest Europe. Image from the AMBC. I went to go visit this morning, perhaps idly looking for perspective on my own position as an American studying […]

An excellent letter to the editor from this month’s issue of Symmetry Magazine: Reading your September issue of symmetry, I was reminded of when Larry Rosenson of MIT told me the story some years ago of being stuck on a long flight next to a talkative woman. She insisted on telling him how great her […]