Legs with tennis shoes on feet in a hammock and a dog -- Photo by Drew Coffman on Unsplash

Laziness as a Professional Skill

Anyone firmly planted in a “work hard” mindset might gasp and clutch their pearls – pens? – if they heard me proudly describe myself as a “lazy person.” Sure, the grind might get you to

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Alexander von Humboldt - 1841 - Diagram of a cross-section of the earth's crust
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Book Review: The Invention Of Nature

First, a disclaimer, because I actually read this particular book, The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf, a couple of years ago, but it had such a strong impression on me, I wanted to write a

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