September 30, 2013
Long-distance: Cherry Springs, PA; a Dark Sky location for viewing celestials at night.
1. The influence of monied interests on what science gets funded, who does it, how studies are designed, and how (and if) they are interpreted to the public.
Henry Lai, U. of Washington; Lennart Hardell, M.D., Sweden; Theron Randolph, U.S.
The interconnections between things. The ability to zoom in or zoom out to learn more. The challenge of finding out what is real, isolating the variables.
General science is too big for me to keep abreast of. I read a lot in my specific fields of interest, and often check into readings suggested by other scientist friends. I also learn from talking with people and just observing.
I am Marn and my field is psychology. I have, by accident, become acquainted with bioelectromagnetics which has expanded my interest in physical and biological science. I also edit science books and articles for foreign scientists.