On the Cutting Edge

Greetings.  It's Halloween and a special time when we welcome a parade of cute and scary characters to our homes–lured by the promise of candy, a smile, and the simple affirmation that their store-bought and handmade costumes are supercool. And if...

Meeting of the Minds

Greetings.  We all know that Thomas Edison (1847 – 1931) was a very clever and enlightening fellow.  Scientist, inventor, serial entrepreneur, and businessperson, his work would change the way people live around the world and, in the process, help to...

Disappearing Act

Greetings.  The front page of today's Washington Post included a fascinating story about the disappearance of an island in the Chesapeake Bay and one man's struggle to save it from the forces of nature.  The place is Holland Island, once a...