A Hundred Billion Suns, Part 1

As a child, I was fascinated by the planets. I think the solar system one of those things that all children are fascinated by, like dinosaurs. At that age we are completely engrossed in learning about our world, and the thought of another world that’s not like the one we see around us is even … Continue reading A Hundred Billion Suns, Part 1

On my Facebook Cover Photo

Good afternoon, everyone. Some of you might be wondering about my Facebook cover photo. Many will recognize it as the “Live long and prosper” symbol from Star Trek; many might connect it to the recent death of Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock and who originated that symbol. Here is a little-known fact: the hand symbol … Continue reading On my Facebook Cover Photo