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Cosmology

In the beginning was chaos.  Things were very hot and very dense. Then matter cooled.  Familiar particles began to form.  Photons were released and there was light. Matter cooled some more, expanded, and condensed into swirling galaxies.  Clouds of gas … Continue reading

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The Garden is Growing

I have always lived near gardens and green spaces.  I grew up in a house in the country with a large yard, surrounded by acres of forest.  When I was in university I had my tiny dorm room filled with … Continue reading

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The Myth of Wilderness

In society today we place a high value on the concept of wilderness.  A wilderness is a region of the landscape that we perceive as pure, pristine, and untouched by human influence.  We like the idea of the wilderness.  We like … Continue reading

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