learned three weeks ago that she had scored a high-level meeting to launch
a rescue program for collapsed marsh ecosystems in Basra, Iraq. The catch?
It’s expensive. So Pournelle is taking advantage of a new option through
the university's Office of Research: crowdfunding. [Read more] [#cmarsh]
Location: West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
I am an anthropologist, archaeologist, and geographer, engaged in re-building university programs in Iraq. I tend to think about life as lived over the past several thousand years, as well as over the past several hundred hours. I was not embedded in "hot" zones. I was just going about a very odd little bit of ordinary life, in extraordinary circumstances.