Mike in Philadelphia

Mike Posner was in Philadelphia for few days for a conference, so we had the chance to spend a few hours with him. Diego, Brent, Carmen, and I (Scott was flying to Denver that afternoon) gathered in Center City, talked about science, gossiped about our old University of Oregon friends, and ate at the White … Read more…

Trapped in a time loop

Today I had to look at Italian news online. I had just received “Cacao quotidiano,” a newsletter of “good news,” that is published daily the community of Alcatraz, in Umbria. Alcatraz is a rural community of progressive people where you can go to spend some time and relax, be fed wonderful food, and do unusual … Read more…