Easy Does It

For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. Isaac Newton

I struggled with a cap on a tube of paint in my art class. I asked my teacher for help. I thought that he would pull out a pair of pliers to twist off the cap. He used a tool all right, but […]

Trying to Force Solutions

This morning I took out a drawer from a 2-drawer plastic storage container so that I could have easier access to its contents. When I attempted to slide the drawer back into place, it wouldn’t go, so I tried it again, and again, and again. I tried it different ways — tilting it up, moving […]