Guess What I Saw Today

It’s a less than perfect cell phone photo, but here is the highlight of my day: Endeavour on its last flight. I had worried that I might not catch sight of it today. To me space flight and exploration is an incredibly powerful symbol of what we are capable of as a species when we […]

Envisioning the Present

Warren Ellis has a fascinating essay¬†up detailing the need to improve reality by seeing the present. This is simplifying things significantly, hence why I recommend giving the entire piece a read. The bit I want to emphasize here is the power of¬†perspective. Go back fifty years and describe our “mundane” everyday experiences of smartphones, exploration, […]