Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.
In order to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe.
I can find in my undergraduate classes, bright students who do not know that the stars rise and set at… (read more)
Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence.
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
The job is to ask questions-it always was-and to ask them as inexorably as I can. And to face the… (read more)
Absence weakens mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out candles and kindles fires.
Let me tell you I am better acquainted with you for a long absence, as men are with themselves for… (read more)