Science in everyday life —
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I’m Art Chester. As a scientist, I write about technology in our lives, both Science Fact and Science Speculation. As Urno Barthel, I write fiction about life in the research laboratory. Read the posts, add your reply. Read the fiction, tell me what you think. Submit your own posts, and connect with me. This is your site too!
Science Fact: Healthspan is a word that we will be hearing more and more often, thanks to some brilliant research on – worms. When we aspire to a long life, we tend to visualize a healthy long life – what should really … Continue reading
Science Fact. Similarity is a theory that addresses the question: given our science-based knowledge of the world around us, is it possible for telepathy and similar “psychic phenomena” to exist? An unexpected byproduct of Similarity is that, if the theory … Continue reading
California champagne country is today’s topic, specifically the Sonoma Valley, one of the principal wine-producing areas. And yes, I call it champagne on purpose, for reasons discussed before. The previous two blogs covered Bubble Science and Champagne Tasting Rooms. Differently stated, … Continue reading
Science Fact Tasting rooms were a pleasant part of the leisure portion of my recent trip to California’s Sonoma Valley. I had the middle part of a day to devote to pursuit of the grape, so I resolved to spend … Continue reading