We’d like to think that scientific measurement is a fairly straightforward undertaking. It’s really not. Just spend a day surveying underground.Read more "Caving In El Malpais, Part 2: Making Measurements"
Humanity’s collective mind has devised all manner of theories about the true nature of reality. How do we adjudicate between them? What if we can’t?Read more "Holding True, Come What May"
A mere 200,000 years after our collective birth, we humans are flying around in the stratosphere at unprecedented speeds. It’s an opportunity for enjoyment and reflection that’s not to be squandered.Read more "A View From 40,000 Feet"