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Last night I went to a CalTech/Vroman’s bookstore event, at Beckman auditorium at CalTech (the round auditorium I call the IceCream Cake building). Dava Sobel was the speaker (Doc M and I have been calling her DAH-vah Sew-BELL. She was introduced last night as DAY-vah SEW-bl. That’ll take some mental adjustment to pronounce her name […]

Rest in Peace, Rosa

Rosa Parks: 1913 — 2005.