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From the fear of one child to the reality of another

Yesterday my heart was filled with warmth and positivity after watching the video of a father comforting his son after the Paris attacks and making him feel safe again when he expressed his fear of the bad guys with guns. His father responded that they might have guns but we have flowers and was able… Continue reading From the fear of one child to the reality of another

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French Movies: Persepolis

The third and final movie of my French movie weekend is “Persepolis”.  Also completely different from the other two. This is an animated film. It’s based on the autobiographical novel by Marjane Satrapi and is directed by her and Vincent Paronnaud. Persepolis is about a young Iranian girl who grows up during the Iranian Revolution of 1979.… Continue reading French Movies: Persepolis

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When a squid listens to Cypress Hill…(Insane in the Chromatophores)

Who said science was boring? It’s just awesome to see how complex every creature is. Tim and Greg from Backyard Brains how how the chromatophores of a squid react to Cypress Hill’s “Insane in the brain“. The result is a beautiful color change  and the skin cells actually move correctly on the beat. 😉 For more about… Continue reading When a squid listens to Cypress Hill…(Insane in the Chromatophores)