What have we learned from yet another in a long line of horrendous campus gun murders at Seattle Pacific University? That pepper spray turned out to not only be just as good an emergency defense ...
Manly Hurricane ...
As usual a long post, but you have a chance to learn some cool science!
I'm a middle school Science teacher. I teach 6-8th grade Science, namely Earth Science, Biology, and Physical Science in ...
When I was nine, my parents received a mysterious envelope at home, in a rural-ish town outside of San Salvador. Inside were pictures of me (then eight) and my younger brother being taken in the ...
This is an open letter to the transphobic group Privacy for All Students which has been working overtime to repeal California's new law protecting transgender kids in the schools:
I get it. You'...
I'm sick of having to explain to people who should know better that “tranny” is a despicable slur.
I'm tired of having to change the channel because some sitcom ran out of ideas and threw in ...
Last Sunday, I attended a local production of The Vagina Monologues. I read the monologues back in college and have had a copy on my bookshelf for more than a decade. Still, I wasn't prepared for ...
Every time I see a Facebook status or a tweet that reads like this:
I personally think that our country has much bigger problems than debating gay marriage. Severe obesity, soaring healthcare ...
Last month, my sister came to visit a sister who’d recently had a baby (probably the last for any of my 11 siblings). My brother and his wife came too and I joined them all one day for lunch.
I had a job interview on Friday morning, my first in nearly two years. It's been five years since I worked in a traditional full-time position and I almost can't remember how it felt to be ...