Month: May 2015

  • Snowflakes growing

    Sometimes I wish it snowed here so I could see what these things look like up close, and then I remember I hate the cold. Snowflakes are still pretty cool, though.

  • Elon Musk, The World’s Raddest Man

    Part 1 of a multi-part series, profiling Elon Musk: In college, he thought about what he wanted to do with his life, using as his starting point the question, “What will most affect the future of humanity?” The answer he came up with was a list of five things: “the internet; sustainable energy; space exploration, […]

  • The (true) killing of Bin Laden

    Not sure if this is the kind of article that sparks revolts or is conveniently ignored for real politik – Bin Laden’s location was known to Pakistan, his killing was more about managing political realities than it was about the Americans finding him and taking him out: ‘The compound was not an armed enclave – no […]

  • Antarctica, from the air

    Antartica, in a unique way you’d never have the chance to see  from the air: The beauty of nature is truly astonishing.