Virtual Reality is Virtually Here…

Increasingly we are seeing VR emerging out of Scifi and into the real world. Successful prototypes are being released and new companies are popping up to meet the inevitable demand. But what about Hollywood? Well it seems that they are paying attention as well. Could...

‘Outlawed’ Ammunition

Let me preface this by saying that I am not a fan of our current president. I don’t think he’s doing a great job. But I don’t think he’s the AntiChrist, and I respect the office. I also respect intellectual honesty and accurate information, and...

Sure you are Smart- But Science is Smarter

Odds are if you are reading this you are smarter than average. I’m not buttering you up, that’s just the demographic that reads my blog. Likely you are as smart as most scientists. You are an adult human being, perfectly capable of observing the facts and...

The War on Knowledge and Reason

This month’s National Geographic arrived yesterday. The feature article? ‘The War on Science.’ This is something that I have increasingly noticed in recent years. The attitude that ‘My ignorance is as good as your education.’  Articles...

Book Review- ‘The Paladin’ by C.J.Cherryh

‘The Paladin’ by C.J.Cherryh  http://www.amazon.com/Paladin-C-J-Cherryh/dp/0671318373 Looking for a night in shining armor, a paragon of virtue and flawless character? An untarnished hero who is a beacon of light standing against the darkness? Look...