Within the past year I’ve happened upon TWO “cristate,” or “crested” saguaro cacti. This one is just off Apache Trail near Roosevelt Lake. The crest mutation is currently thought to occur in one out of about 10,000 or so individuals. Over 2000 examples have been documented across the Sonoran Desert by the Created Saguaro Society. […]
If you ever hear yourself saying, ‘I think I understand this,’ that means you don’t.” Richard Feynman, 1918-1988, Nobel prize-winning physicist who assisted the development of the atomic bomb, made contributions to quantum mechanics, and served on the Rogers Commission investigating the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
For the second week in a row, I’ve managed to get my car fix… and car season hasn’t really even started yet in Scottsdale. The Legends of Speed exhibit at the Phoenix Art Museum continues after it opened Sunday. And today, the Ferrari Club of America kicked off their annual meeting with a fabulous concours. […]