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CSA Boxes

My experience with CSA boxes
4.28.20
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Wide Open School

New curated site for content
4.15.20
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Michelle Obama: Becoming

A documentary about Michelle Obama's book tour
3.20.20
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Fantastic Fungi

One of the best docs of the past year, great for inspiring some science love in your household
3.20.20
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Giving Back: Dine11

A brilliant nonprofit born of the crisis helps hospital workers and your favorite restaurants
3.1.20

The Overstory by Richard Powers

 

Richard Powers’ The Overstory is a big long read, as massive as the redwoods that he chronicles so lovingly. It’s easy to put aside, which I did for about 9 months after it won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for

2.23.20

Tips for Museum Going with Kids (LACMA)

When visiting a museum with your kids, having a navigation plan is key.  Often we get so focused on logistics (traffic, parking), that we arrive on campus without a clue where to begin.

So it’s useful to have a simple …

8.11.19

Secret Staircase Adventure in Hollywoodland

Los Angeles has a web of short, steep staircases built into hilly neighborhoods. While it may be the case that the staircases are not so "secret" anymore, that doesn't actually seem like a bad thing.
10.11.18

Sounds of the World: NYT Special Edition

I just spent an interesting half hour listening (and watching) a special edition of the New York Times called “Listen to the World”. I had dinner over the weekend with a BOD member of the venerated paper, who alerted me …

9.24.18