License to be a Kid

“Once signed you are no longer subject or beholden to any tall or demanding persons.” License to be a Kid [.pdf] @ The Moonlight... Read More

08/07/2004

Aquitaine

“How did the Aquitaine sundial get its name? Almost 900 years ago, in 1152, Eleanor of Aquitaine gave a sundial like this one to King Henry II of England so that Henry would know when to return from the hunt... Read More

08/07/2004

Alternative Handwriting

“Most alternative systems write words the way they sound, not the way they are spelled. English spelling is so quirky that winning a spelling bee is a major achievement, and even the champs falter at some point. While the Phoenicians... Read More

08/07/2004

“Secretory Structures Of Aromatic And Medicinal Plants”

Detail of the calyx surface of peppermint (Mentha x piperita L., Lamiaceae), showing yellow rounded sessile secretory glands and pointed non-secretory trichomes (Cryo-SEM magnified 742 times actual size). from the book “Secretory Structures Of Aromatic And Medicinal Plants: A Review... Read More

08/07/2004