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In Praise of Idleness

Bertrand Russell is a strange name to bring up when we consider the merits of wo..

Pale Blue Dot

When the Voyager 1 probe was 3.7 billion miles from Earth, Carl Sagan made a req..

Science Is Wrong

In 1894, Albert Michelson predicted that there were no discoveries left to be ma..

The Myth of Sisyphus

“There is but one truly serious philosophical problem and that is suicide.” That..

The Journey of a Hero

What makes a hero, and do the heroes of history, real or imagined, have any simi..

Enjoy Every Sandwich

It was a surreal interview. Raw and insightful, and it would be his last. David..

Design a Lucky Life

In 1993, Joan Ginther won a $5.4 million Texas Lotto jackpot. And this was just..