He chose to climb up into the bouncy house, and then he regretted it.  🐢

dog wishes he had not jumped onto a bouncy house

After 18 years working in nuclear fusion research, I’ve left that field for a new career. It really hit me when I looked at my blog tagline and had to change it from “mostly fusion” to “formerly mostly fusion”

I just finished the (online) Bloomberg Market Concepts course and it was pretty neat! Two finance professors strongly recommended this while I was in school, but I didn’t have a chance to take it. If you are interested in learning about the basics of finance and the global economy, then this might be worth doing. It’s free for students right now, and it’s broken up into modules so you can look at whenever you have time. πŸ“ˆ

This little beast stopped at the flowers and munched away a good bit of leaves and petals. I thought grasshoppers only ate leaves… so lesson learned πŸ€” 🌱

Following a terrifying Google search about spiders, it appears this spider in the yard is a Peucetia viridans. It’s actually very pretty and you can zoom in to see its little eyes πŸ•·πŸ“·