Archives for: November 2005

Honeymoon Destinations

11/29/05 | by Nimble | Categories: Thoughts, Travel
We didn't get a honeymoon after our wedding - being in the middle of a teaching year. We got a little getaway at the Sheraton Cavalier right after the wedding, spoiling ourselves with a giant jacuzzi bath and the like for two days. We need a real… more »


11/28/05 | by Nimble | Categories: Thoughts, Religion
Okay, this is going to be controversial. I don't know what sort of disclaimer I can offer other than to say this is about me. They're my views, and even if you disagree vehemently with them, you may be able to see, at least, where they come from.… more »

Survival : Julie E Czerneda

11/21/05 | by Nimble | Categories: Reviews, Books, Fiction
I'm a science fiction afficionado of sorts, but I must say, my collection is not that big. Out of the reams of books on shelves, it can take a considerable while to sort out the wheat from the chaff. Also, good fiction keeps me awake until dawn reading… more »

Button Quails Now Call Here Home

11/21/05 | by Nimble | Categories: Announcements [A]
We added to our menagerie this weekend with a pair of button quails. We've been enamoured of these little critters for probably a couple of years. I've only ever seen them at Pisces Pet Emporium in town (they have some great store pets as well,… more »

Dance Dance Revolution Extreme 2

11/05/05 | by Nimble | Categories: Reviews, Games
The accusation always goes that computers and video games make you gain weight because you're sitting on your duff instead of getting some exercise. That's not without some truth to it. Heck, I can feel it even just blogging here That said, there are… more »

Pluto Has Three Moons

11/02/05 | by Nimble | Categories: Thoughts, Science
The Hubble plus really good researchers just keeps on coming up with surprises. It's been ages since I've kept up with Pluto. Last I left it, they had figured out that it had a pretty big-sized moon around it, Charon. I didn't even know that it had a… more »

Virtual Photons

11/02/05 | by Nimble | Categories: Thoughts, Science
Have you ever wondered where forces in nature come from? In mainstream physics, the theory goes that forces happen because matter exchanges little particles between them. Now, these are no ordinary particles, these are virtual particles. They 'borrow'… more »