A Labyrinth in the Park II

Carlson Building Materials have loaned me the rocks for the labyrinth, they brought them to the University park on this immense truck and fork lift.    I want to allow the students to take ownership of this one, so I have stopped putting the stones down, leaving the path half finished. My traveling students know what…

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Alchemy Lecture

Here’s a splendid lecture on the role of alchemy in the beginning of the era of modern science by UCLA History Professor Margaret Jacob. It’s a most impressive presentation. My thanks to Adam Kendall for alerting me to this video on YouTube. Dr. Jacob is the author of  “The Radical Enlightenment”.