A cluster of galaxies It’s often said that seeing is believing. But seeing alone is not the key, for we see a great deal that we fail to notice and which we therefore never believe. In fact, we regard many things as absent, lacking, or nonexistent when they're actually forgotten, unnoticed, or actively ignored. We …
Different tools enable different types of seeing and thinking.
Pragmatic people often say they don’t believe in miracles. That itself is wondrous if not downright miraculous.
It’s only human to look down on others. But it’s hard to move onward or upward when you’re looking downward.
It's crucial to distinguish between the actual facts of the past and the stories we tell about them in the present. It’s also crucial to recognize that both are driving forces of the future.
We’re all feeling cooped up and anxious and, yes, already a little bored. So what would my mother say?
Love is wiser than wisdom. Wisdom knows more than knowledge. Knowledge counts more than data.
We humans understand each other asymmetrically. But that's a good enough place to start.
In any human life, there are basically three types of time: inherently good times, inherently bad times, and ...
Some simple things you can do to make the world better.