Does cooler autumn air affect how large we perceive the full moon?
I found myself marveling at the rising full moon over Portland last Saturday night. It certainly seemed
larger than usual. My friend says this effect is caused by light
refracting through the cool
If Oregon is so solidly blue, why should a Portlander bother voting this year?
Oregon is a die-hard blue state—and anyway, since the
conventions, Obama’s been running away with the election. So, as a
Portlander, why should I bother voting? —Derpa the Sherpa
Why doesn’t it matter anymore that all the glass to be recycled is mixed?
We used to have to separate our glass by color for
recycling. Now it all goes in one bin and gets smashed together, so
sorting post-pickup seems impossible. Why doesn’t it matter anymore that