Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and… (read more)
For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however… (read more)
I can find in my undergraduate classes, bright students who do not know that the stars rise and set at… (read more)
In order to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe.
We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster.… (read more)
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.
The universe is not required to be in perfect harmony with human ambition.
Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep thoughts can be winnowed from deep nonsense.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.