QUOTE: “Nature doesn’t know mathematics; but nature demonstrates mathematics.”

moon phases

My coffee shop friend, Dr. Pavlides, shared another quote with me the other day.  I think I’m paraphrasing it, but as I remember it he said, “Nature doesn’t know mathematics; but nature demonstrates mathematics.”  I new immediately what he was saying, but the concept was not to leave me and has been rattling around in […]

RILLS: small rivulets or streams

Maybe you will recognize the second verse of the patriotic song usually referred to as “America”: “My native country, thee, Land of the noble free, Thy name I love; I love thy rocks and rills, Thy woods and templed hills, My heart with rapture thrills Like that above.” It is actually a Christian hymn, sung […]