I thoroughly enjoyed many of my elective classes throughout my undergrad education, but by far my favorite class was modern physics. *Side note, this will be a nerdy post, but well worth the read* You may be asking yourself, what makes modern physics different than regular physics? Great question Susie, modern physics describes things when … Continue reading Can a 50 foot pole fit in a 25 foot barn?
I’ve been watching the handmaids tale and let me tell you, I’m in love with it. And extremely frightened by all its parallels with what’s happening in America today. When discussing it, most people refer to the show as dystopian, and I just kind of chuckle. When does the line between America currently and dystopian … Continue reading When does dystopia=reality
As of last week, I have officially completed my first academic year of graduate school. Over the past nine months I have learned more about myself and who I want to be than I have in all of undergrad. I did not exactly have the stereotypical path to get to where I was. I applied … Continue reading The first year of graduate school
I’m sick of hearing about how shitty my generation is. And that’s coming from someone who is afraid of the youth, because most of them intimidate me. I’ve heard about how our generation is the generation to be offended by anything, how we are all disrespectful, and about how we are all lazy members of … Continue reading A whiny millennial complaining about the hate of millenials
I work at a center for endangered bird species, and of the five endemic Hawaiian species, one of them includes the Hawaiian Crow. I arrived here just at the beginning of breeding season, when the crows started building their nests. We make notes about the birds daily activities and interaction between breeding pairs. Typically, comments … Continue reading Hearing about crows copulating is the thrilling part of my day
I have traveled to many countries in my life so far and have seen some amazing and beautiful things. This week I decided to compile a list of the most beautiful things I have ever seen. These are not necessarily in any sort of order. When a beautiful thing first comes to mind, I immediately … Continue reading The world is filled with beauty
Being an adult is nothing like I thought it would be When you’re young, you are so freaking excited to grow up. You can’t wait to eat what you want, do what you want, sleep when you want and buy whatever you want. Well, just going off that sentence; I want a dietician to tell … Continue reading Being an adult is nothing like I thought it would be