Monthly Archives: December 2009

Are you Being Served?

This week Calgary was buried in snow causing major transportation problems. The drifts in some areas were chest deep for several days as they waited for city crews to clean them. It was lucky that no emergency services were required … Continue reading

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My Science Project

One of the hallmarks of science is the ability of others to repeat experiments. Not to create consensus for it’s own sake or for force of argument, but rather to ensure that experiments are done correctly. With this in mind, … Continue reading

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Balance of Terror: The Logic of Obama’s War

In the original Star Trek episode “Balance of Terror,” the Enterprise is deciding whether it is in their best interest to attack an invading Romulan ship. Their decision means potentially engaging the Federation in an intergalactic war, or retreating which … Continue reading

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