The Sad Fate of Professional Musicians in U.S. : Outsourced to London, Part I – The Music Education Connection

Why are so many film and TV producers going to London to record their music soundtracks rather than recording here in the States?

The Importance of Mentoring – Sundays at Richard’s!

Several years ago I arranged for two of my female web and interactive students to video interview a woman scientist at Caltech. I asked the administrators there if they could line up a couple of […]

All Hands on Deck Thoughts Evoked On Hearing A Science Star – Freeman Dyson – In Pasadena the Other Night

Yes, it was one of those science fan nights for me at Pasadena’s Caltech Beckman Auditorium last week. I’ve read most of Freeman Dyson’s books and for years have admired his sensible approach to science […]

Brilliant Scientist, Technologist, Businessperson != Brilliant Anything Else, Part 1

Just because someone is a brilliant scientist, it does not necessarily follow that he/she is a brilliant anything-else.

Maybe A Rose by Any Other Name . . . but Art Now Has to be Called by Scientific Terms to Regain Respect

I’m currently helping the cities of Glendale and Burbank to write a grant that will establish training in WEB and mobile technologies for entertainment studio workers who are being laid off, and for others who […]