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Organizing for Creative People: How to Channel the Chaos of Creativity into Career Success. Sheila Chandra

I was taken by the Guardian Review of this book, bought the book and it is great. Sheila Chandra an international level singer writes on organizing for creative success. She clearly introduces her approach to managing a successful creative life. … Continue reading

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The Crossroads of Should and Must — Medium

This is worth reading.  The essay  linked to is a thoughtful on exploring the difference between should and must.  A great beginning for a new week. My position is that I “must” write about science, beauty and sustainability; I feel … Continue reading

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sagansense: Star Trek Kurk for contraception

I saw this yesterday.  At least here in New Zealand we have relatively open access to contraception.  Condoms in supermarkets.  The morning-after pill in pharmacies. Sex education in schools.  But the forces that would like us to go backwards are … Continue reading

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Here’s A Reminder Of Just How Awesome Our World Really Is (VIDEO)

Lets remember how awesome our world is! Let us keep a little perspective here. Source: Here’s A Reminder Of Just How Awesome Our World Really Is (VIDEO)

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Easter Weekend.

Easter Weekend. Easter in the North is time to celebrate spring: growth and beginning. Here in the South we are hunkering down as the first winter storms drench us. This is ancient;  predating Easter and civilisation. Natural cycles prevail. For … Continue reading

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THE FEYNMAN SERIES part 1 – Beauty – YouTube

Richard Feynman describes his sense of beauty informed by science. I agree, knowledge adds to beauty.  I don’t understand how this would be otherwise.  In my view the link between science and beauty is clear and direct. I also think … Continue reading

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Neil deGrasse Tyson voiceover

Neil deGrasse was asked, “What is the most astounding fact”?  This is his answer.  I have known this reality for many years, particularly since teaching junior science class at high school.  We are star stuff – literally.  That is a … Continue reading

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The Museworthy Art Show « museworthy

A little under a year ago Claudia, author of Museworthy, asked followers of her blog to submit their artwork.  Claudia is an art model and blogger who always has thoughtful comments on beauty in her world. One of my drawings … Continue reading

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expose-the-light: Beautiful Storm by Franz… | Scinerds

expose-the-light: Beautiful Storm by Franz… | Scinerds. This photograph of an awsome storm is from Franz Schumacher from Germany.  This series of is from scinerds (http://scinerds.tumblr.com)  the authors post under the line,  “Science is the poetry of nature”.  I like the sentiment.

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Toward a Beauty-centric Education | Center for Ecoliteracy

Sandra B. Lubarsky has written on the importance of beauty in education and sustainability education in specific detail.  She comments, “Allowing beauty to play a role in the kind of education that we offer, encouraging our students to contribute to … Continue reading

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