The city of Dresden was bombed during World War II, near the end of the European campaign, in an attack that many military experts consider to have been unnecessary and inhumane. A vicious attack on non-combat civilians. Does war necessitate atrocities like this? Should the ethical problems caused by new technologies, such as firebombs and … Continue reading Blog #20: Dresden
In Destiny 2, there's a group of enemies called The Scorn, an undead legion of motorcycle gangsters who run roughshod over the Tangled Shore, scaring those who dare enter their domain with lanterns aflame and steel chains whirling. They are called Scorn as a result of their deformed appearance, maladroit personality, and vengeful motivation. To … Continue reading Blog #18: The Scorned
It's hot outside. Today's the kind of day you would remember from years ago, when you used to wake up at whatever time your body's internal clock thought was suitable, and in your state of remembrance, there's heat, filing your brain with red and orange-colored thoughts, and if for the fifteen to twenty minutes you're … Continue reading Heat
In case my followers or anyone really has yet to see this wonderful video, I want to share it on my blog out of sheer respect for the man who made it. It's no surprise to people that know me well that I hold space exploration, NASA, and the ISS in high regard. Many of … Continue reading Chris Hadfield’s “Space Oddity”
Omniscient eyes like those of eagles judging glances and backward stares mirroring like eagles would in the air energetic and serene quickness, alacrity with intelligence, hubris and humility, modesty in the multicolored feathers soaring like airplanes at night, under the cover of Dusk and the darkness associated with it. Words flung across sidewalks … Continue reading Eagle Eyes
It's no surprise that Leonardo DaVinci was a brilliant man, with the honor of being able to say that he is the forefather of many of the inventions of the modern age. His genius in the realms of science and arts classifies him as a renaissance man, and I know no one who would readily … Continue reading Leonardo DaVinci and Google Glass
My iPhone has become an extension of myself, like an augmentation of my arms and brain and every part of my body. How do I change this before it takes over?