My first at-home experiment will be the steam distillation of orange rinds for their oils. I’m planning on trying the retort flasks and open flame for the experiment as that is what I’m hoping to use at the Ren fair. But, if I start having too much fun, this new equipment will be great for home experimentation.
We, all of us, have a habit of looking at the impurities in ourselves, the flaws, those things we don’t like, and hope others don’t notice, and yet, we all have the capacity to glow. For some of us, it’s our hearts that shine forth for our loved ones in undying kindness and effort.
I understand that many people don’t like math, but I hope my readers have at least come to appreciate it a little bit more. As for me, I will forever love mathematics.
. Diversity of power generation, distribution to individuals and away from central power plants and power conservation is our way forward.
attorneys will leave out key pieces of evidence, include things that may or may not be relevant, and other tricks. If you want to see these games in action, they’re being performed every day this week in the impeachment trial.
Today the vaccines are becoming more readily available, and some professions (such as educators like me) are going to be required to get the vaccination soon. So, even if I believe I had the real injection, how can I prove it? Beyond that, if I got the placebo, how do I know I still need it?
“Residual entropy” is the concept that even as we reduce the entropy of a system, there is always some entropy left over that we can never completely dispense. One example is wrinkles in a piece of paper once it’s been crumpled.
the brain simply “fills in” the missing information. In other words, our brain actually hides our blind spot from us
While the physical weight we lift is often shockingly large, there are less obvious weights that we also carry.
As the city was being built, the town government set a law that said any road must have a minimum width such that two horses traveling in opposite directions could pass which is the standard width of a car. Well, obviously this is not dissimilar to the width of a chariot pulled by two horses.