Monthly Archives: October 2014

“The Forest Unseen” by David George Haskell

The biologist/naturalist Haskell spent a year visiting the same small forest clearing, sitting, observing, and writing up what he saw. His discussion (informed by an awful lot of research outside of his patch of forest) are informative, insightful, and thought-provoking. … Continue reading


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Zorn Arena UW-EC

Right next door is the Arena of Choice. Also interesting (at least to me):

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State Fair beer robbery

This is just here to note my disappointment that the people who robbed the State Fair beer exhibit stole only cash, unlike the great Canadian maple syrup heist a few years back.

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