It takes a time-lapse moving picture like this (courtesy of NASA and editor Alex Rivest) to get a really clear sense of the film of gases that surrounds our planet.
“Higgs doesn’t take us any closer to a unified theory than climbing a tree would take me to the Moon.”
As the recent Obamacare decision teaches, law does not read or apply itself.
If it were a character in horror and fantasy literature, Darwinian evolutionary theory would be called a lich.
Photo credit: David Coppedge, using a Canon EOS Rebel T2i.