Great Globular Cluster in space is sight to behold

Great Globular Cluster in space is sight to behold

Straight overhead in the early evenings of July is the constellation Hercules. Unfortunately, in July, “early evenings” means after 10:30 ...

July 2nd, 2018 |  


The Bible is not a complicated book

The Bible says a lot of things. It says a lot of beautiful and inspiring things. It also says a lot of weird and confusing things. And it says some th...

June 29th, 2018 |  


More than once a month I hear the same statement from my clients. They are confused and frustrated over the changing medical and specifically nutritio...

June 27th, 2018 |  



Glimpse into my teaching philosophy

Glimpse into my teaching philosophy

Teachers occasionally ask me what my teaching philosophy is as I participate in the public programs at Perkins Observatory.Frankly, I don’t know...

June 25th, 2018 |  


Juneteenth celebration provided ‘beacon of hope, aspiration’

Juneteenth celebration provided ‘beacon of hope, aspiration’

Recently, a bright ray of hope shone through the turbulent times here in the City of Delaware. These are turbulent, distressing times with reports of ...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Striking athletes, baseball playoffs and the national anthem

Striking athletes, baseball playoffs and the national anthem

“Professional baseball is dead, killed by the greed of the players and owners.”— New York Times, Sept. 11, 1918“We’ll pl...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


National Dairy Month is in full swing. Milk, yogurt and cheese are celebrated during June.Nutrient rich dairy foods are one of the most affordable sou...

June 20th, 2018 |  


What happened to husband, wife being united as one?

What happened to husband, wife being united as one?

The family dynamic in America has changed across recent decades.Divorce in my parents’ generation was extremely rare; living together outside of...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Dealing with summer slide

The summer slide is starting this week for most Ohio students.But it’s not the slippery steel slope kids enjoy on the playground. It’s the...

June 19th, 2018 |  


More favorite kid questions at Perkins Observatory

More favorite kid questions at Perkins Observatory

Recall that last week we discussed the questions that boys ask about astronomy at our programs. Generally speaking, they ask about facts. How far away...

June 18th, 2018 |