Saw the trailer for “The Social Network” this morning after Meet the Press. This cover of Radiohead’s “Creep” by the all-women choir, Scala, is absolutely amazing. The original is one of my favorites because it so captures how we’ve all felt at one time or another: When you were here before Couldn’t look you in the eye You’re just like an angel Your skin makes me cry You float like a feather In a beautiful world I wish I was… Read more »

Last spring I heard a fascinating story on NPR. It was about the memory of caterpillars after metamorphosis. The scientist interviewed described how her researched uncovered the fact that caterpillars have the ability to remember things even after they have become transformed into moths. That was not the most interesting part of the story for me. She said that caterpillars don’t just “put on a change of clothes” to become butterflies, but rather they go through a “biological meltdown that… Read more »