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…

Citizen Science

Citizen Science

We are living in an age when computing is revolutionizing science. But, Humans maintain an an edge over computers when it comes to solving complex problems. Uniquely Human abilities, like pattern recognition, abstraction and imagination make all the difference. This may be the reason why it only took 10 days…