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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

Visions

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.

By… 837 more words

Visions

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

MY RECURRING DREAM

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