“Begin at the beginning,” the King said gravely, ” and go till you come to the end; then stop.”
— From Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll
Friends, this is the end: I’m retiring Distances Between Ports. Fortunately, it’s also the beginning: I’m launching The Science Essayist.
Eventually the archives of this site will probably move somewhere else, but for now they remain, and I thank you with all my heart, readers-mine, for being my companions here these past five years— you know who you are. I really hope you’ll follow me where I go next.