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The Overview Effect

The overview effect is a cognitive shift in awareness reported by some astronauts during spaceflight, often while…

A parable of immortality

I am standing upon the seashore…A ship at my side spreads her…

Writing Human History

I know you went your way I promised that I’d stay Part…

Blue here is a shell for you

Blue songs are like tattoos You know I’ve been to sea before…

Home on a Monday

Can you guess where I’m calling from? The Las Vegas Hilton, I…

I believe…

“I can believe things that are true and things that aren’t true…

Asses do not bray a liturgy to cloudless skies

It is man’s intelligence that makes him so often behave more stupidly…

Nothing different – Nothing changed

Not like a Caesar did, shall you arm yourself with a raised…

An extraordinary thought

“I’ve nothing against eye make-up and lipstick. But the fact is that…

Work

“I do not particularly like the word ‘work.’ Human beings are the…