What do you get when you mix a planetary astronomer with students in one of the most remote parts of the planet?
Students in Komas, Upper Dolpo, Nepal (with the dean of a prestigious US college...)
This is Dhandup Lama working with traditional Tibetan remedies at the Amchi Hospital in Saldang, Dolpo, Nepal.
From my recent visit to Upper Dolpo, Nepal. Early morning in the Saldang Gompa.
We are back.
See the previous post for the story leading up to these photos.
She wasn’t always skilled and fast. She didn’t always have a winning attitude. This whole experiment was on a path to the bottom. She should have given up. I should have given up. For reasons I’ll never know, I pushed. I pushed and I pushed and I pushed. Hour after hour, day after day, year after year. It went nowhere, in fact I think we went backwards for huge chunks of time. She totally sucked, and finally I told her so. That was the turning point.