William Butler Yeats noted, “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.”
The highest calling for a great museum like Dixon’s is not to be a refuge. It is to be a portal — a portal for scientific discovery.
An initiative by a major biomimetics lab to prepare students for careers in STEM introduces them to biological coding.
It’s always encouraging when this happens. The problem is, it happens all too rarely.
If you examine your cable TV schedule, as I’ve just done, you’ll see that at night the Cartoon Network takes on a more adult-oriented identity, called Adult Swim (or “[adult swim]”).