Memories of stripping feathers for down...1949...

And now for something completely different... I arrived in Canada as a snot-nosed five-year old from four years in four Allied Refugee camps in Germany.  The year was 1949 and it was a cold February in Meilleurs Bay, about  10 km from the dam on...

A PhD in experience?

When lamenting to an associate in China recently about not having had time to aquire more credentials between overseas postings, he made the comment that I was under-selling myself, that I already had a PhD "in experience".  But in the real world, that...

Ambidexterity and Finnish Research...YES!

So the Finns have concluded that ambidextrous kids are twice as likely to have schooling problems.  (Surprise me!)  Danger is that now people will conclude that being ambidextrous means you're gonna be a little dumb, and that's the WRONG conclusion! ...