Emile Durzi on harvard square oasis passes 40… Chuck Graham on i thought cactuses were e… John on balsamic vinaigrette
Monthly Archives: July 2012
Algiers Coffee House | 40 Brattle Street | Cambridge, MA If you are lucky, Emile Durzi, the owner of Algiers Coffee House, a Mediterranean café in Cambridge, Massachusetts, will open the door for you. He won’t say much, for he … Continue reading
I used to fantasize about being Lawrence of Arabia, but apparently I’m far less cut out for that than I’d realized. At 9 a.m. in my kitchen (never mind the desert) it’s only 90 degrees, and I already feel a … Continue reading
Also called wandering glider, this dragonfly purportedly beats its little wings over open ocean from southern India to southern Africa, and back again, in four generations. Has the longest migration of any insect.