I had the unique pleasure of attending a gathering last night to honour the work of Thomas Edvard Krogh, Retired Curator and Founding Director of the Geochronology Laboratory at the Royal Ontario Museum. I’m good friends with his son.
To be sure, I have little or no knowledge of geochronology. Inspiration for learning can be sparked at any time, it seems, so now I’m learning. Maybe you should too.
His obituary states, “Tom approached life with a scientific mind, sharing his insights into geology, cooking, organic gardening, energy efficiency and more. Every experience was seen as an opportunity for learning…”