Category Archives: hewlfaz

The great melanoma debate

In classic yuppity form, a pretty entertaining and insightful back and forth was had between hewlfaz and eeo361. The topic of discussion was sunlight exposure and melanoma risk, prompted by the article linked below, which suggests that ‘scientists have it wrong’ regarding the connection between the two. ‘Scientists Blow the Lid on Cancer and Sunscreen… Read More »

Planes, trains and pneumatic tubes

I consider myself a futurist – a techie, a geek, a singularitarian. A futurist is someone with a distinctive optimism for anything tech related – basically, a deranged daydreamer with his or her head in the clouds (the network variety, not the cumulus). My association with this movement is likely a byproduct of excessive video… Read More »