Archive for the 'just curious' Category

The curious g blog is back (in a new location)

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Attention curious minds: the curious g blog is back, in a new location. The archive will remain here for your exploration.

Pausing for a refresh

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

The curious g is taking a break. Year’s end (or the year’s beginning) is the right time to rethink the direction. I’ll be back in a few months. Stay tuned.

Look for the wondrous in 2018

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Leave the negativity and divisiveness behind, search for the wondrous in 2018. Happy holidays to all!

The new shape of pasta

Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Pasta takes on a new shape, courtesy of MIT food labs. What’s happening with experiments in elemental shape-shifting? Noodle design is being democratized.

Lucky 7: More unusual accommodations for intrepid travelers

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Seven more accommodations for travelers looking for adventure of the unusual kind – from the high Himalayas to the Amish community in the US. The collection spans the globe. There something for every intrepid traveler.

Look, up in the sky: The Great Eclipse Across America 2017

Friday, July 21st, 2017

Mark your calendars – monday, 21 august 2017 – the first US coast-to-coast eclipse of the sun in nearly a century will occur. Grab your safety glasses and bucket list, and check out a roundup of information and resources for the Great Eclipse Across America.

Subterranean solar greens

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

In 2009, The High Line became a reality. Now, The Lowline is poised to reclaim a vacant space for public good, and further the use technology in 21st century living. What could be better?

Alternative gifts for your Valentine sweetie

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

On Valentine’s Day, when flowers or chocolate don’t fit the bill for that special someone in your life, a specially chosen book is great alternative. It’s a keeper, and is calorie-light.

Farewell 2016: You won’t be missed

Friday, December 30th, 2016

So long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, goodbye 2016: A year of extreme highs and lows, and very little middle ground. If politics are a barometer of the country, then the year could be described as feverish. My year in review.

Best of film 2016: Originality + indies rise again

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Best films of 2016: This year proved to be another good year for film. Originality flourished, indies rebounded with great filmmaking, and documentary storytelling continued to be strong.