Weekend Diversion: The Ultimate Fighter… of Stains? (Synopsis)

“You can clean your sword as much as you want but the blood still stains it.” –Matsuro I can’t count for you the number of shirts I’ve ruined through spills and other stains. Have a listen to José González‘s song, Lovestain, while you consider what you’d do if you got a stain on your clothes. I’d … Read moreWeekend Diversion: The Ultimate Fighter… of Stains? (Synopsis)

Comments of the Week #29: From the earliest signals to the present day

“Everything comes at the right time, but if the right time is too late to be patient, go earlier before it becomes too late.” -Michael Bassey Johnson After another fun-and-science-filled week here on Starts With A Bang, where we’ve covered topics ranging from near-to-far, from historical to very modern, and from the beginnings of the Universe … Read moreComments of the Week #29: From the earliest signals to the present day

Throwback Thursday: From Nothing to You in Ten Sentences (Synopsis)

“It surprises me how disinterested we are today about things like physics, space, the universe and philosophy of our existence, our purpose, our final destination. It’s a crazy world out there. Be curious.” –Stephen Hawking The story of where everything came from in the Universe — of how we came from empty, expanding space to … Read moreThrowback Thursday: From Nothing to You in Ten Sentences (Synopsis)

How to destroy the entire Universe (Synopsis)

“Don’t be too proud of this technological terror you’ve constructed. The ability to destroy a planet is insignificant next to the power of the Force.” -Darth Vader Supervillains always disappoint me. With ambitions like murdering a single human, destroying a city, or endangering all life on the planet, they’re always thinking small. Where are the … Read moreHow to destroy the entire Universe (Synopsis)