Ideas more or less related to teaching and learning physics at Luther College.
Professor Todd Pedlar tries to teach the value of necromancy, not quite like Lord Sauron of J.R.R Tolkien fame... rather as a liberal art, to "communicate with the dead" through studying the past.
Read along as Todd Pedlar, Luther associate professor of physics, talks about the tight connections forged between students and faculty, and how despite our size, the unusual becomes expected.
More on the joys of watching the same patch of sky night after night, year after year.
Fishing expeditions with data as valid science.
The research year comes back like clockwork and not like clockwork.
Reflections on teaching an engineering course during J-term at Luther College.