EVOLUTION OF VOLITION I’ve seen plants display behavior, if not learning, sans nervous system.Read more "EVOLUTION OF VOLITION"
Needle spins too fast to point in firm direction, easy to lose way. No one anymore can distinguish greater good from lesser evil. When profit is weighed against cost in human lives, we sail uncompassed.Read more "Moral Compass"
Raw Marvel We’ll teach them to reach with caution, but children must pursue their wonder.Read more "Raw Marvel"
Navier-Stokes Equations Intrinsic to flow, how turbulence gets started no one understands.Read more "Navier-Stokes Equations"
FORMATION Dust coalesces in orbital overture – music of the spheresRead more "FORMATION"
DISTANT OBSERVERS Fixed stars, silent night – really all’s still exploding, and just seems still-frame.Read more "DISTANT OBSERVERS"
FIRST APPEARANCE In memoriam Robert Sheckley reflected in glass a commonplace human, startling at first he’d fit in, he knew Earth’s sentient forms blinded by expectations Trying to gropple in this restricted body, settled for a grin. I was very happy to have this tribute to one of my favorite writers and all time […]Read more "First Appearance"
PEDAGOGIC PROTOCOL Be careful what analogies you use. Sometimes they are literally taken and could misrepresent, mislead, confuse, or trap in a premise that’s mistaken the very minds that you seek to inform about the design and nature of things, and, worse, it could just cause them to conform to notions false and erred […]Read more "PEDAGOGIC PROTOCOL"
One of four discovered (in 1610) by Galileo, Europa is the smallest of the Galilean moons, but still larger than Pluto. It is very bright because it is entirely covered in ice. When Zeus (Jupiter) raped Europa, he “abducted” her in the form of a white bull. In the above collage, you can see the […]Read more "Life In Europa"
ORBITING A BLACK HOLE Unlit on the stage, we know the juggler is there though we just see stars.Read more "ORBITING A BLACK HOLE"