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Honors 11: Critical Relationships + Research Begins

We first finished our critical relationships work and discussed in small groups what we came up with while I walked around and checked in your proposals for the essay. 97 more words

Honors 11

Why is simpler better?

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Ockham’s Razor says that simplicity is a scientific virtue, but justifying this philosophically is strangely elusive

by Elliott Sober

Elliott Sober is the Hans Reichenbach Professor and William F Vilas Research Professor in the department of philosophy at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. 728 more words


The Massive, Tragic Trashing of Our Oceans: Is There Still Time to Do Something About It?

(image: Doug Woodring/Ocean Recovery Alliance)

For sure there is sobering news about marine health. But it is not too late to change our behaviors.

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Swirling Wine Export Currents: China, Australia, Portugal, Angola, USA, Brazil

Sue and I are in historic Évora, Portugal where I am speaking at the 10th Alentejo Vine and Wine Symposium. This visit has given me an excuse to learn more about Portugal’s wine export markets and it is eye-opening to see how the economic landscape is changing. 810 more words

Wine Markets

Observations on the Road: Making Sense of My Place in the Modern World


I used to have a recurring dream after I graduated college. It would be the end of the semester, and I would have a final exam to take for a class that I had never attended. 1,179 more words

Personal Reflections

Honors 11: Essay, Synthesis and Critical Relationships with Sources

We talked today about Life and Debt and I went over any questions we were still curious about from finishing the documentary on Friday with the sub. 114 more words

Honors 11