Adam Kirsch over the weekend had a thoughtful essay in the Wall Street Journal, meditating on the coming 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.
Today we celebrate the hundredth anniversary of the solar eclipse that, on May 29, 1919, physicist Arthur Eddington observed, seeking to test the General Theory of Relativity.
How special the Earth is has become ever more apparent, in ways that allow life to flourish, but more than that.
The basic thesis of TPP is that the best places for intelligent observers are also the best places for observing.
Michael Keas offers an important corrective to falsehoods that students are still learning at this very moment.