Now it can be told: the gripping story of how May 15 – 29, 2015 will find Rose Baudin, Dr. Claudia Welch & me hard at work at Vermont’s beautiful Stoweflake resort. See you there!
Back to October, when I had plenty of time while at Sreedhari and vaidyagrama
to relax, read, listen, and ponder.
Book of the Month: Neil Gaiman’s The Ocean at the End of the Lane
Song of the Month: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wycH3PTVTNE&at
Disturbing report on intake of cow’s milk: http://www.bmj.com/content/349/bmj.g6015
Encouraging report on exercise for students: http://sciencealert.com.au/news/20141510-26333.html
This month I learned of Nujabes, e.g. Modal Soul = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrO9PTpuSSs
enhanced my German vocabulary http://www.fluentu.com/german/blog/weird-german-words-vocabulary/
learned the meaning of zarf and kintsukuroi
polished my negotiation skills http://discovermagazine.com/2013/nov/10-words-bind#.Uup-KRBdXHk
appreciated gibberish http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/03/06/l
and learned the universal word http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/everybody-
Maybe the most impressive words were those not spoken for so many decades by Sir Nicholas Winton, a man who spoke instead with his deeds: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/31/opinion/roger
Best wishes to Sir Nicholas as he moves towards 106!