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earl-merkel's picture
NO 'BLACK HOLES'??!!? Thanks a freakin' BUNCH, Stephen Hawking. (sigh) Well, there goes about forty years of science fiction... http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/stephen-hawking-there-are-no-black-holes-9085016.html Okay, maybe more. But since nobody really knows what space-time IS,...
farzana-versey's picture
Angelina Jolie would have been an enigma, except that she chose to take the road to everywhere. Her leg flash is only the latest ‘phenomenon’. Jolie’s sorties into being different are really sharp tactics, for after a while one can only do so much with goldfish lips or pillow mouth or...
stephen-evans's picture
In their book The Grand Design, Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow declare that Philosophy is dead. When I read that, it reminds me of this scene from Monty Python's Holy Grail.
christopher-meeks's picture
Perhaps the biggest touchstone in my life--though I didn't know it at the time--was when President John F. Kennedy spoke at Rice University's football stadium in Houston, Texas, in the late summer of 1962, the day before my tenth birthday. He said, "We choose to go to the moon. We choose to go...
farzana-versey's picture
Stephen Hawking says something quite ordinary and there is a reaction. The battle between science and religion is old and makes little sense. Although a non-religious person, I really don’t get excited about monkeys or the Big Bang theory. Does that mean there is a teeny-weeny bit of hope...
bruce-wilson's picture
Stephen Hawking’s new book, The Grand Design declares that God did not create the universe or rather that God is not necessary for the big bang to inflate.  As a spiritual person and a fairly intelligent student of science I find that I am offended by his conclusion.   To dismiss the idea of a...