What near everyone fails to realize is that society is built around death, namely, preventing it. It is death itself which gives life meaning. If the world were stagnant, then there would be
Richard Feynman From a Caltech commencement address given in 1974 Also in Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!During the Middle Ages there were all kinds of crazy ideas, such as that a piece
This handy-dandy Q&A sheet should answer all of your questions about the coronavirus. What is hypoxia? Hypoxia is a lack of oxygen. Oxygen is a necessary component of human life, as
My opinions about how the virus works is exactly the opposite of nearly every other person, which results in very different policies. The coronavirus diameter is between 80 and 120 nm. This qualifies
"Good" Mormons don't take recreational drugs, drink coffee or alcohol, pay 10% of their income, nor have premarital relations. Mormon Missionaries follow a more stringent set of rules.
The 'Halo' effect is a phenomenon where we perceive people positively or negatively based on secondary, sometimes unrelated, characteristics. For example, you might think that an interview candidate is very intelligent because they
That is the question! Beliefs are incredibly important. Beliefs influence actions. I lived in Denmark for two years due to a belief. People vote based on beliefs. Everything we do relies on what
Josh's note: I like this story so much that I thought it was worth repeating. Here it is: What is intelligence, anyway? When I was in the army, I received the kind of
"Hello, world!" This is the line that every programming language has as its first tutorial. Printing the words "Hello, world" to its audience. I'm not sure about the rest of the world, but I am really in my element with this lockdown.