"One science only will one genius fit:  So vast is art, so narrow human wit."
Alexander Pope, 1688-1744

 

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Written by S. K. Smith

  

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Picture Attributions -

Sakharov:  dbking
Geminids:  APOD

DAVID:  carulmare
Sputnik: NASA 
Ham radio: Wiki Commons
Nook: Wiki Commons
ecliptic: Wikimedia
Spherical Waves: Wikipedia
Apollo 11: Wikipedia
 physics: 
everystockphoto.com 
Cosmos: Wikipedia/Thomas
abestos: everystockphoto.com/Danger!

fist: everystockphoto.com/ROAD RAGE FIST
JackOLantern: Wikipedia/Jack-o-Lantern

Glass: everystockphoto.com/Cheers!

 Flat Earth/Wikidpedia
wikipedia/GPB circling Earth

Einstein_1921/Wikipedia

 Strawberry/wikipedia 

  

 

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Physics  

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Miscellaneous  


  

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* Science 101 * series

Part 1:


Ecliptic Path

Science 101 (part 1) - 
Vernal Equinox

"[Kindergarten] was my first introduction to Astronomy 101. We used the visual aids at hand - an orange, pencil, and candle."
S. K. Smith 

  

  Part 2:

 
Spherical Waves

Science 101 (part 2) - The Sound of Music?

"What makes music, music .... and sound, just sound?
S. K. Smith

    

  Part 3:

 
Wikipedia.com/Apollo 11 Insignia

Science 101 (part 3) - From Galileo to Apollo

"July 20th marks another anniversary of the moon landing of Apollo 11.  Neil Armstrong took the first steps ...
S. K. Smith

 

   

  Part 4:


Wikipedia/Thomas Digges map

Science 101 (part 4) - Cosmos Continued ...

"Since Cosmos first aired in 1980, there has been an explosion of new discoveries.  And Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson takes off where Carl Sagan had left off last century ... last millennium." 
S. K. Smith

  

2010 Perseids/wikipedia

Science 101 (part 5) - 
August Meteor Showers

"This coming August 13-14, 2016 will be a peak of the Perseid Meteor Showers."
S. K. Smith

 

Strawberry/wikipedia

Science 101 (part 6) - 
June's Strawberry Moon

"The June full moon of Native American folklore is the Strawberry Moon. Its European counterpart, the Rose Moon."
S. K. Smith

 
 
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* Physics * series

  


everystockphoto.com/school near the russian embassy

Physics (part 1) - Picking Feynman's Brain

 "But how do we begin to wrap our brains about the universe?
S. K. Smith

 

    


Flat Earth/Wikidpedia

Physics (part 2) - 
Flat Earth? 
It depends ...

"According to Einstein and the great scientists before him, such as Lorentz and Maxwell, the length - including the "flatness" of the Earth, for example - is not absolute, but depends on your reference frame."

S. K. Smith

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wikipedia/GPB circling Earth

Physics 
(part 3) - 
100 years 
of Einstein

GP-B and search for Vulcan ... the Einstein connection.

S. K. Smith

    


Einstein_1921/Wikipedia

Physics (part 4) - 
Einstein and Pi

As a 7 year-old girl, who knew? I would be celebrating my birthday, like Einstein's birthday, not with cake - but with Pi ... I mean Pie!
S. K. Smith

    

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* Tech * series

  


Gospel/wikipedia.com

Tech 
(part 1) - 
The Gospel 
and Tech

"How would the Gospel be told via twitter in our times?"
S. K. Smith

    

 

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* Health and Safety (H/S) * series

  


everystockphoto.com/Danger!

"H/S 
(part 1) - 
A Moment for Mesothelioma

"Ever hear of Nellie Kershaw?" 
S. K. Smith

 


everystockphoto.com/ROAD RAGE FIST

"H/S 
(part 2) - 
Travel Mercies
"

"Whatever the season, there are many dangers while traveling."
S. K. Smith

 


Wikipedia/Jack-o-Lantern

"H/S (part 3) - Halloween Fright, Flight, Fight"

"Fright = Flight and Fight - a deadly combo?"
S. K. Smith

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Thoughts about Astronomy

Meteors:

November 2009:  "Catch a Falling Star out of Leo?

December 2009:  Geminids - more star showers

                                  

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Various Thoughts about Dan Brown's novel:
 
Angels & Demons
concerning Science vs. Religion

 

  "Angels & Demons - Science vs. Religion - some thoughts"

"Christopher Columbus, Washington Irving, and the Medieval Church"

"Roger Bacon - a scientist ahead of his time"

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Space Race:

October Sky 2010

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Ham Radio:

What a Ham I am (Part 1) 
- moving on up!

"The lookie loo - a guy - pointed to our framed set of Ham radio licenses, his and hers, on the wall. He grinned at me.
'I did that to my wife, too!' ...."

S. K. Smith

What a Ham I am (Part 2) - 
When lightening strike
s

"Lightening struck. It vaporized the wires of my OM's antenna."
S. K. Smith

 

What a Ham I am (Part 3) - 
Hams make Contact

"Ham radio sparked the love of science and exploration in a little girl."
S. K. Smith

 

What a Ham I am (Part 4): 
Have you hugged your Elmer today?

"That's what an Elmer really means in the world of ham radio - the Luke Skywalker's Obi-Wan Kenobi."
S K Smith

What a Ham I am-  (Part 5)
  - Winter in the Rockies

"Why is that car going the wrong way?  It was icy ... it was snowing ... not good."
  S. K. Smith

 What a Ham I am 
(part 6) - 
100 years of Ham Radio and the Titanic

"May the Hams be there to stand in the gap!"
S. K. Smith 

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eReaders:

eReaders (Part 1) - the Nook

"For years, I've been reading from a computer- whether for work on a desktop or for pleasure on my laptop.  ... Yet, I did want something dedicated to just reading."
S. K. Smith

eReaders (Part 2) - Calibre

"The 21st century has brought us many technological wonders, especially in the media and its various presentations of written material."
S. K. Smith

eReaders (Part 3) - PDFs cute and EZ

"I have downloaded many articles and books as PDFs and have enjoyed the convenience of reading them at my leisure on my Nook. But PDFs have not been without their problems."
S. K. Smith

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* Numbers * series

 


wikipedia.com/Pi pie

"Numbers (part 1) - 
The Pi Day 
of the Century
"

"Where was this holiday when I was a kid?"
S. K. Smith

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Science

Universe:


everystockphoto.com/Cheers!

His Tribe of One

CC (part 2) - Universe 
in a Glass of Wine

  

"Let Heaven and nature sing!

Cheers!
"
S. K. Smith

 

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