Weinerschnitzel? No, Why do you Ask?

How about because your name is ‘Weinerschnitzel?’  The fact is the Weinerschnitzel fast-food restaurant chain has, as far as I can tell, never served weinerschnitzel. We’ll forgive them that. This fast-food chain is common in many parts of the...

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...