Category Archives: It’s Science!
In the broad scheme of things, we are all individuals, as different from each other as we can possibly be. And yet, we are all the same. No matter how far you go back in time, you can’t help but notice that we all came from the same place, the same beginning. In the core of our cells lies the same genetic code that has existed since life began. Every living thing shares its mathematical alphabet. As much as you might dislike it, it’s still a fact that you cannot change.
So why is there so much fracas over who is what?
Like so many things, it’s less about the truth and more about the perception.
If I were to pick the books which have most influenced my life, there would be three of them:
Cosmos – Carl Sagan
A Brief History of Time – Stephen Hawking
Genesis and the Big Bang – Gerald Schroeder
One stands above the others, Hawking’s book – A Brief history of Time – came out at a time when I was drifting pretty aimlessly. The combination of the three books made a huge impact, but it was Hawking’s that… well… made it into a unified theory.
There is a great deal of pride that I feel as Ben discovers these cosmic truths on his own. Read the rest of this entry →
As it stands rights now, at least five Broward County Deputies were on the scene at the Parkland shooting, but did not enter the building. Are there considerations as to why they failed to enter the school? Were they trained not to go in, but to wait for SWAT? Or did they just freeze? We’ll talk with Bill Mick of WMMB-AM in Melbourne, FL about the issues. Read the rest of this entry →