A simulation of the full network of Starlink satellites when their first 12,000 satellites are up. This network will provide near-total global coverage, continuously, with an additional 30,000 requested. While […]
What did Nikola Tesla or Bertrand Russell think of fewer working hours? Can a good life only come from work — and if so how much of it, and what kind?
Neil deGrasse Tyson proposed an ideal form of government and caused a viral debate.
ScienceDebate.org sent 20 fine-tuned questions to the presidential candidates. 3 out of 4 of them responded. Here's where they stand on key science issues.
Image credit: Courtney Seligman of Messier 84 (NGC 4374), via http://cseligman.com/text/atlas/ngc43a.htm#4374. The core of the nearest great galaxy cluster holds a glorious sight unlike any other. “Man must rise above the […]
Last time, in the introductory post, I suggested that evidence is more important than outrage. Outrage indicates how outraged individuals want the world to be; evidence tells everyone how the […]
His statue has stood outside the York Art Gallery for a century now, but most passersby don’t know the name of William Etty or the works that once made him […]
The ultimate goal of any education system should be to give people the opportunity to find and bring to life that which motivates them intrinsically.