In the name of small anniversaries, Athena has now lived with me more than half of her life. Which might explain why she’s such a cheeky little madam. I can’t crouch down in the kitchen without having her leap up … Continue reading →
Hunter-gatherers had to be expert in many things. In our current society of specialists, we count on others to be our experts. I try to take their word for it when it comes to astronomy, economics, agriculture, zoology, medicine, law, energy, climate, gravity, etc., etc. Just because an "Anonymous" commenter to this blog challenges me to be expert on global climate change, I don't have to. I go with the current wisdom.