Monthly Archives: December 2013

Best Picture

As 2014 looms large and 2013 fades it’s time for another New Year’s Resolution blog.   My 2011 resolution was to talk more quietly, and I still struggle with that.  2012 was the year to cook more and eat in … Continue reading

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Elf DDS

The classic Christmas story, “Rudolf the Red Nosed Rein Deer and the Island of Misfit Toys”  is weirdly similar to Dr. Urban’s own story. This story features Hermy the Elf, who just wants to be a dentist, but is instead … Continue reading

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Eye Tooth

I recently saw a report about a person’s eyesight being restored via a tooth. Googling it came up with many pertinent stories, but I liked the one from LaughingSquid.com the best: “The procedure, known as osteo-odonto-keratoprosthesis, has two stages. In the … Continue reading

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No Fish Story

How great are these fish’s teeth? I love ‘em! Once again, thanks to my one and only blog fan (my Uncle John) for sending me this photo. According to Becky Crew’s  blog on the Scientific American website this is a … Continue reading

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