Visible Human

Several days ago I saw a very good show on the History Channel about medical imaging. They talked about x-rays, CAT scans, MRIs, and the Visible Human Project. Prior to his execution a convicted murderer donated his body to science. They froze his body then cut it into 2,000 wafer thin slices. After each slice […]

Rubik’s Cube

I remember getting my first Rubik’s Cube as a kid in the 80’s. Today I finally solved the cube with the help of the Beginner Solution to the Rubik’s Cube. It’s pretty simple to follow using these algorithms. I’m still not at a world-record pace but that’s not what’s important.

In Love

One of the few benefits of surgery has been the time I’ve been able so spend with Kirsten and the girls this past week. I’ve been horizontal most of the time but it’s been nice to watch the girls play and to have long conversations with Kirsten. Kirsten is amazing! Last night we watched Before […]

Too Busy

Dictionary.com defines time as a nonspatial continuum in which events occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future. It is abstract. Time is not a commodity that can be accumulated, traded, bought, or sold. We all have exactly the same amount of time; my present becomes my past at […]