Nature’s Way

The Summer Olympics are about to begin. The fact that it’s actually winter in Rio doesn’t seem to bother anyone. So why now? Why not six months from now when summer would actually happen in the southern hemisphere? The fact is, Mother Nature has some serious clout. Research shows she determines the time clock for … More Nature’s Way

Lucky Ducks

Early August brings the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. Hordes of talented athletes will embark on yet search for world fame. Many have spent decades preparing. Years ago they first faced the reality of losing. Only then it may have been a family-friendly round of Monopoly with mom, dad, and some mean older brothers and … More Lucky Ducks

240 Years of Liberty

On the walls of the National Archives Building in Washington, D.C. hang three documents: The original Declaration of Independence, the original Constitution, and a copy of the Magna Carta. The Magna Carta started it all – over 800 years ago. The name is Latin for “Great Charter.” The authors didn’t name it that because they … More 240 Years of Liberty