Science Writing

Some writers have a knack for explaining science to a popular audience. It's a balancing act, where the writer treads a shifting line printed alongside the word "patronizing", and it's not an easy thing to do. Books that tread this line fed my fascination with science from an early age, and I strongly considered going … Continue reading Science Writing


Ask Ceil – Rabbit Aliens!

Dear Ceil, Is there life on other planets? Carl Sagan1 Dear Carl1, Yes. I know this for several reasons. First: One day, several years ago--a long, long time ago as a matter of fact--I was in New York. It was a crisp spring day and I was on my way to Pearl Paint. I'm crossing … Continue reading Ask Ceil – Rabbit Aliens!