To create a new institute focused on society’s pressing energy problems, Dartmouth has accepted $80 million from a powerful oil family surrounded by controversy. Such a gift seriously undermines the credibility of such an institute. [...]
Originally published at TheAtlantic.com. Making a realistic eye takes more than technical skill: an Object Lesson. The eye is about the size of a quarter, resting gently in Kurt Jahrling’s hand as he adds faint washes [...]
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I write about science, the environment, arts, and culture. Here you can find a collection of my published work, which includes articles about climate change, cemeteries, city history, beetles, and genre fiction.