One less pesticide

One less pesticide After fifty years a widely-used pesticide will soon be removed.   Chlorpyrifos is a poison developed by Nazis to be used in chemical warfare. Like many such chemicals it later found use as an agricultural pesticide. Despite the fact that it is...

The Asperger’s Billionaire

Those of us who have kids with Asperger’s have reason to be encouraged.  In his recent stint as the host of Saturday Night Live, Elon Musk described himself, “I don’t always have a lot of intonation or variation in how I speak … which I’m told makes...

Father’s Day Traditions Around the World

Father’s Day is almost here! Fathers have a special place in all of our hearts, so be sure to show them how special they are this June 20th.  If you are looking for  inspiration this year here are some ways that Dads are honored around the world. Japan:  Chichi no hi,...