Cell Biology

Cell Biology

A multiday learning effort on cell biology. Here is one of my assignments.   Here is the last assignment.  I had to choose a setting to compare to a cell.  I chose an army.    
Evolution…preparing for Galapagos

Evolution…preparing for Galapagos

The kids have been doing school work….and here is some about Darwin and evolution. After we saw this sign at the hydro dam in TeAnau….and the conversation about “who is Darwin” started…..what better time to learn! Lulu explains…....
G’Day Mates

G’Day Mates

G’day from Aussie Land. We landed in Perth on a hot morning and as we got out the airport we got a uber and got to our house and hopped in to bed. Two hours later he hopped in the pool that had a strong current. The pool had a big gap between the wall and the...
Twas The Night Before Christmas…

Twas The Night Before Christmas…

Well, Christmas time with spring like weather is a bit odd to say the least.  People in this part of the world don’t go as bananas as we do back home, or at least that is how we perceived it.  So, we tried to inject as much Christmas cheer into our lives and the...
Mastering surfing is about mastering science

Mastering surfing is about mastering science

First you have to know about energy, waves and forces. The first law is about energy conservation = Energy can not be created or destroyed.  Energy doesn’t stop moving and it travels usually to places with less energy.  Energy can change forms. Why do you have...
Australian Aboriginals

Australian Aboriginals

Australian Aboriginals   I read two articles on Canadian aboriginals and I will compare Canadian to Australian aboriginals. Reading the article on Charlie Wenjack I felt sad. It was a tragedy. I wonder if this same tragedy happened in the Aussies history.  Let’s...