Anti-Steve: The Week in Review (2/27)

The past week was a busy one: judging at the Dallas Regional Science and Engineering Fair (DRSEF), the Dallas “Icepocalypse” that shut down SMU for 1.5 days and led to a ridiculous amount of work getting done, meetings with my students about their “Grand Challenge Physics Problem,” SMU Research Day, ATLAS research, and hardware research… Continue reading Anti-Steve: The Week in Review (2/27)

Anti-Steve: The Week in Review (2/20)

I thought it might be nice to use this blog to . . . you know . . . actually blog. “Blog” is derived from “Web Log,” a journal or log kept by a person but broadcast publicly on the web. So in this week’s inaugural “Anti-Steve” [1], here are some things that happened this… Continue reading Anti-Steve: The Week in Review (2/20)

AAAS Respectfully Declines to Attend at Hearings on Intelligent Design

There’s a lot going on in our nation right now regarding the pushing of faith into the science classroom. As a scientist, I am watching this issue with great concern. Although the struggle over the content of science class challenges primarily my colleagues in biology and medicine (i.e. those who use the theory of evolution… Continue reading AAAS Respectfully Declines to Attend at Hearings on Intelligent Design