from the desk of Bob Siederer
Hello again Science fans!
There's quite a variety of things to talk about today. Let's start with Rock and Roll!
Well, not exactly, but indirectly. Climate change is having an effect on guitars. You probably never think about the wood that's used in making musical instruments, but climate change is causing a shortage of swamp ash, the type of wood used in Fender guitars. Rock and Roll will never sound quite the same
, all because of more historic flooding along the Mississippi River.
You should not take anything for granted these days. Take north. Yes, the direction north. The magnetic north pole is moving quickly
, and has left Canada, headed for Siberia!
In the cont
from the desk of Herb Masters
Hello Fans of Data and Evidence, aka Science and Reason,
Just to remind you and make sure that new readers know… I am not a trained or certified (whatever that means) scientist. I grew up in a time when science was the ultimate arbiter of truth for most people I knew and is for the people I know now. Nor am I a historian or philosopher. I'm just someone who is trying to make sense out of how we know and celebrate what we know
about this amazing universe. The philosophy of science
keeps many of us grounded in understanding many things