This week, my mind was briefly boggled by this most detailed ever picture from a space telescope. It purports to show 200,000 galaxies. Our nearest star – on the most optimistic estimates – would take some 10,000 years to visit. And that’s one star, in the billion, in one galaxy, of the 200,000, you can … Continue reading Amor Fati
I’m really enjoying Terence Green’s ‘Philosophical Haikus’ in Philosophy Now… Bitesized chunks of wit and wisdom which make you think. This month’s is on the controversial economist Friedrich Hayek. The full text is down below (and I’m hoping Terence and Philosophy Now will forgive me as I do recommend a subscription to what one of … Continue reading Ye gods!