We used to think it was our ability to use tools or the elegance of our reasoning or the architecture of opposable thumbs or brain size.
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Maybe we need a new criteria to define our intelligence and what makes it distinct from other species on our planet.
UFOlogists Some strain to conflate angels with space aliens with Egyptian gods.
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COSMIC SIMPLIFICATION Parabolically, along a stretched “rubber sheet,” planets roll like balls.
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All diamonds just dull compressed carbon chunks, until we catch their brilliance.
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SCENE SEEN We live in just a few frames of the film that tells the epic tale of existence, and, through careful study of our moment, we believe we can grasp the whole picture. Maybe, assuming the plot’s logical and our faith (founded in cause and effect) is unerring, we can work out the […]
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RIP OR CRUNCH Most think the universe will Rip, some few think Crunch. Dark Energy is gaining grip. It’s most unlikely things will flip. Gravity’s always lacked the punch to stop the matter expanding, but whether it goes crunch or rip, there’s no such thing as a free lunch. Many should recognize this as […]
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PREMISES, PREMISES Most everything (science assumes) repeats and that’s what makes it verifiable, but there have been a few astounding feats which, though unique, are undeniable, for instance life and its evolution or even the Big Bang, best we can tell – these lack a statistical solution, yet science seems to accommodate well. […]
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DISTANT OBSERVERS Fixed stars, silent night – really all’s still exploding, and just seems still-frame.
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