Kurt Vonnegut in the shadows

Kurt Vonnegut in the shadows

The famous writer, and not so famous Anthropologist, Kurt Vonnegut once stood in the shadows of his older brother. Bernard was a scientist, and while working at GE figured out a way to cause artificial rain from clouds that he had made. That is a lot to younger Kurt to…

A New Species of Human

A New Species of Human

In the last week, we humans have added a new member to our family tree. While not exactly human, Homo Naledi is a part of a long lineage of hominids that evolved into modern man. A long lost relative. The new species was discovered by Dr. Lee Berger and his…