Category Archives: Art

Einstein and Eddington

We had a free week of HBO so we decided to check out a couple of movies. The first was Einstein and Eddington, a BBC/HBO docu-drama about the relationship between Big Al (more appropriately, “Al Who?” at the time) and … Continue reading

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"… a ginger cat having a fit in a bowl of tomatoes."

Is this how Mark Twain described a painting of English Artist William Turner? Because I am interested in the Sun, I have been readingĀ  Chasing the Sun, The Epic Story of the Star That Gives Us Life by Richard Cohen. … Continue reading

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