Recently I had the opportunity to see Prague’s famed astronomical clock, the oldest still-working astronomical clock in the world. It is truly phenomenal.
“Is there any university where my child will be taught a breadth of ideas about the origins of life?”
Natural selection is not, after all, the one natural process in the universe that can make nature run backward.
Rick Sternberg and I agreed that this was one of the best conferences we had ever attended.
Whether in Warner Bros. cartoons, old jokes, or on Twitter, a good deal of humor has been derived from supposing that animals could talk.