Feb 212013
Strangers in My Computer

I made an interesting discovery the other day. I was looking for a way to take a picture with our laptop’s camera, a feature I’d only previously used with Skype. It’s a Mac, so I searched “photo” and quickly found the Photo Booth program. When the program opened, I wasn’t surprised to see that it […]

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Dec 282011
628 miles for a gull?

628 miles for a gull? Most of my closest friends are not birders, and while I encouraged all of them – with some success – to not refer to them as sea gulls, little could convince them that it was normal to drive over six hundred miles in a single day to see one. But […]

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