Seeing the space antics of Messrs Branson and Bezos — and presumably Musk to follow — got me ruminating on the consequences of these terrible acts of…

January 2021

Part I: How We Got Here In 1905, Albert Einstein stated that the speed of light was fixed for all time and space. The equations of special relativity …

January 2020

I’m almost exclusively vegetarian. I am so by choice but after reading this article I wanted to dig a little deeper about the interrelationship with…

November 2019

Third and last in my series of “factoid” posts about climate denial. As I said in the first one, these are not intended for actual climate deniers…
Second in my series of “factoid” posts about climate denial. As I said in the first one, these are not intended for actual climate deniers. These are…
I am going to dribble out “factoid” posts about climate denial. These are not intended for actual climate deniers. As I’ve written elsewhere, droning on…

October 2019

The structure of modern life, from the conveniences in the First World to the massive poverty alleviation that has taken place in the Third World, is…
This essay is a reaction to Don’t Even Think About It, by George Marshall. This is not an academic work. It is conversational and accessible, and I…