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Concepts kids can ‘rap’ their heads around …

Street art of a rapping rat by Banski

Or, The Sound of ‘Science-dropping’! *

Setting my bags down in NYC after living years upon years in France, where kids swirl and sip science like a good Bordeaux, I was eager, upon arrival, to do a kind of local taste-tour myself.

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Giving Rhyme to Reason

Combinations of ideas that would probably never occur to us may be easily suggested by a given rhyme.”       – [Henry Lanz, The Physical Basis of Rhyme]

And so, my own attempts to interweave ideas, even the most rational, researched, and scientific ideas, through the most unlikely of mediums: rhyming verse.

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