FireworksThe 4th of July/Independence Day is just around the corner, which means that for the last few weeks, neighborhoods have been sounding like war-zones from the explosions of fireworks.

Fireworks, nothing but sound and light, yet for centuries they have dazzled mankind.  Just last Sunday, I was at a firework display with a group of friends, and as an extremely bright one exploded, hurting my eyes from my pupils Flashlike contracting, a random thought snuck into my mind, and as the display lengthened, it ran rampant:  Continue reading