Super quick review of a wannabe blockbuster – Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)

Not exactly an alluring title, I guess. But for the most part, I find the Star Wars spinoffs uninspiring. Maybe I’m just an old guy stuck on the original trilogy, but I do find them the best of the lot. Solo was no exception to my general lack of enthusiasm for the ongoing franchise. While… Read More Super quick review of a wannabe blockbuster – Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)

John Locke – Antiquated and Modern

John Locke (1632-1704) was a British thinker and physician who had a profound influence on Western philosophy, particularly within so-called British Empiricism and the Enlightenment. Locke believed the human infant enters the world with a tabula rasa—that is, a blank slate. For Locke, we inherit nothing more than physical characteristics and a basic sense of… Read More John Locke – Antiquated and Modern

NASA live spacewalk: Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will make history outside International Space Station – The Washington Post

Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will walk outside the International Space Station just months after NASA had to cancel an all-female spacewalk because of a spacesuit-sizing problem. Source: NASA live spacewalk: Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will make history outside International Space Station – The Washington Post