Just what does entropy have to do with NET cancer anyway?

This concept seems a rather odd inspiration in which to write about neuroendocrine cancer, yet it has been on my mind for a while now.  It was first introduced to me in a short story by Thomas Pynchon in my American Literature Survey class and the story just stuck with me.  This story seems especially … Continue reading Just what does entropy have to do with NET cancer anyway?


Social media to the rescue?

Social media is a wonderful thing.  It allows us to keep in touch with friends and family that, in today's mobile society, are spread out across the country.  It allows us to make new friends with people in different countries that we would not have otherwise had the privilege of meeting.  It also allows us … Continue reading Social media to the rescue?

Believing in the impossible

"I can't believe that! said Alice. "Can't you?" the Queen said in a pitying tone.  "Try again: draw a long breath, and shut your eyes." Alice laughed.  "There's no use in trying," she said: "one can't believe in impossible things." ~Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking Glass Yes, in today's rational society it has become almost impossible, as … Continue reading Believing in the impossible