Do you know about the Unabomber, aka Ted Kaczynski? He was a man that sent bombs in the mail all around the US, killing three people and injuring 23. Now something about him that struck me as extremely strange was his motives were to stop the spread of modern technology. He was an anarchist that […]
The change they don’t see.
Everyone wants change all of a sudden, but don’t know that all this unrest will only bring more authoritarian measures implemented in the foreseeable future. I’m certain the situation will only get worsened by these protests, I mean c’mon people here in the states we have a relatively good police force, nothing compared too actual […]
Working like dogs….
I know this blog should be used for letting my thoughts be heard and I will start to do that more often than just sharing interesting articles I found online. I will work more on writing about biological topics more in depth, but I have been working real hard at my real job. I will […]
Science fiction builds mental resiliency in young readers
https://theconversation.com/science-fiction-builds-mental-resiliency-in-young-readers-135513 A very nice little article in reading by Ester Jones from The Conversation. But the critical thinking and agile habits of mind prompted by this type of literature may actually produce resilience and creativity that everyday life and reality typically do not.
Archaeologists discover 41,000 year old yarn crafted by Neanderthals
PBS “The Gilded Age” (2018) – Meet the titans and barons of the late 19th century, whose extravagance contrasted with the poverty of the struggling workers who challenged them. The disparities between them sparked debates still raging today, as inequality rises above that of the Gilded Age.
https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/gilded-age/ Wonder if this will become a topic of contemporary thought during these dark times.
Warning From Wuhan (2020) Chen Quishi, an activist, risks everything to report the truth on the Coronavirus and is disappeared by the Chinese Goverment. Vice report.
A link to a video about the Chinese activist Chen Quishi, please help spread awareness of the true situation in China.
Finally, China’s methods are going mainstream.
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-01108-y Finally! Nature magazine has written about the authoritarian measures the Chinese government has taken to control information on Covid-19. I hope that political pressure will mount across all scientific journals to urge the Chinese government to reveal the true extent of this virus, and for some justice to come out of this search for […]