Monthly Archives: June 2015

Adults Should Think About Time and Space

While studying general relativity today, I came across this wonderful quote from Albert Einstein. “I sometimes ask myself how it came about that I was the one to develop the theory of relativity.  The reason, I think, is that a … Continue reading

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How I’m Spending The Summer

For most of this summer, I’ve been studying general relativity.  I have a pile of physics textbooks here on my desk and I’ve been reading and working through them.  When I research something, I tend to go online and find … Continue reading

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Man Walks Into Airport With Assault Rifle

There is so much fear in the world.  Fear itself isn’t a bad thing, as there are legitimate dangers in the world, but we live in too much fear.  The problem with humans is we have a limited perspective, giving us … Continue reading

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How Massive Inequality Happens

Recently a French economist named Thomas Pikkety wrote a book called Capital In The Twenty-First Century.  It’s been getting a lot of positive reviews.  He tracks the overall dynamics that lead to vast accumulations of wealth and capital.  After carefully … Continue reading

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