LEVI LEWIS: DOCTORAL DEFENSE 9/19 10AM

Friends, family, and colleagues,[1] I’m happy to announce that I will be defending my PhD Dissertation on Monday Sept 19, 2016 (10am).  There will be both science and likely poetry about science[2]; followed later by libations, food, and merriment (2-5:30), and eventually beach games & sunset (5:30-dark). Note:  though not guaranteed, let’s assume I pass the defense  🙂 Schedule (all happening on Monday […]

Orlando, M16s, and antibiotics

My heart goes out to you, Orlando, and all affected. Orlando club shooter used AR-15 — the same rifle used in Newtown ……………………………………………………………………………………….      “Americas most popular” AR-15 (M16) assault rifles strike our own people again and again and again. What’s the solution?  Well, anti-biotics will never stop all bacterial infections, but they have consistently […]

TRUMP – Sources, Videos, Citations

I appreciate debate.  And I do understand the appeal of Trump and don’t deny that he he exhibits some attractive qualities.  He promises to overhaul immigration, pull out/renegotiate trade agreements, bring back jobs to US soil, and “Make America Great Again”; all sound like potentially good things.  Initially, he even espoused some pretty liberal positions on the […]

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. This blog got about 3,500 views in 2012. Attractions in 2012 These are the posts that got the most views in 2012. 1 An Academic Place in Time and Space  October 2011 2 Pau Hana Maui  December 2011 3 Good Kine Overfishing […]