Delightful photos of Dr. Oliver Sacks as a young man.
A deleted scene from our Mau Mau episode. We just couldn't figure out where to put this little bit of conversation.
Ready, get set, go! Let's compare a sperm whale plowing through the ocean to a human sperm plowing through a glass of water: The whale barely notices the water it's in; the sperm — oh, gee — it's got a problem. And a masterful solution.
What is there to do when you find yourself in front of a wall of insect chrysalides, waiting for a butterfly, transformed from a caterpillar, to emerge? Count and stare, of course.