Deadly bloom

Growth can be kind of a mixed bag. Developmentally, spiritually, behaviorally, as human beings growth can be an obtainable ideal that is reached with time and (sometimes) effort. However, there can be such a thing as too much growth. In the case of an algal bloom, too much growth is causing a lot of trouble,…

AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Awards

Last night I went to a party at the Field Museum in Chicago. The company was lovely. The beer was domestic, yet pleasant. Springrolls, jalapeno poppers and chocolate mousse tarts were available in large quantities. Oh, and awards were given to individuals who had written or produced great pieces of scientific journalism. The ceremony itself…

Arthur Cook

Arthur Cook has a bachelor’s degree in History from Clarion University of Pennsylvania and an associate’s degree in Telecommunications with an emphasis in film from Bossier Parish Community College. He is currently working on a master’s degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri. While he does not have any extensive knowledge of any particular…