Clock radios: can’t we do better?

Skimming through the story of a fellow that hacked together his own atomic clock in his basement (and used two of them to prove gravitational time dilation d...

Kudos to Murdoch’s

My wedding band is a Murdoch's Gem Shop special: a benuggetted piece called The Sluice Ring. Anyway, sometime between June and last month, the ring had becom...

Qualitative Film Review Scheme

I appreciate movie reviews. I'll read them before, after, and occasionally -- never a good sign -- during the show. But I don't find the reviewers' quantitat...

Eight Years in Yukon

This week I celebrate my eighth full year in the territory. Eight is not a terribly round number, but if humans had evolved without thumbs it would've been: ...