Ecology / Food

Squash Harvest

Yesterday, I harvested my squashes. The long green one in the background is a ripe zucchini (what you normally buy as zucchini is the unripe stage). When they reach this ripe stage, you have to peel them and remove the seeds. I had several of them during the summer, they grow very quickly and you … Continue reading

Eccentrics / Philosophy / Recommended Blogs / Thoughts / Writing

Recommended book: The Cyberiad

Originally posted on The Asifoscope:
One of my favorite authors is Stanislaw Lem. One of my favorite books of him (and one of my favorite books in general) is “The Cyberiad”. Look here for a sample from that book (“How the world was saved”) explaining the real reason why the night sky is so empty: http://english.lem.pl/index.php/works/novels/the-cyberiad I…