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Category Archives: Science

7 Philosophy & Science Questions

August 30, 2016 | Coffee Table Philosophy, Science | Permalink

Seven Science & Philosophy Questions for Everyone * Butterflies  The Butterfly Effect is defined as: The phenomenon whereby a small change within a complex system can have large effects elsewhere. In other words, a butterfly making the smallest alteration in the wind might set off a chain reaction causing a hurricane two weeks later on […]

The Little Book of BIG Questions

August 16, 2016 | Coffee Table Philosophy, Non Fiction, Science | Permalink

Thinkers, questioners, and science buffs, behold! The Little Book of BIG Questions is here. It contains more than two-hundred unique conversation starters and thought igniters. It’s the book for every coffee table. It’s meant to be read in the company of others…or all alone beneath a starlit sky. Look, we all want to know the […]

If the world ends TODAY, you’ll need this…

May 26, 2016 | Books!, Coffee Table Philosophy, Non Fiction, Science | Permalink

Ok. Maybe the world ending today is a slight exaggeration. But the final book in the Coffee Table Philosophy series, 101 Questions for the End of the World, is here: It has questions. Plenty of questions. But instead of ice-breaking questions or improve your love life-type questions, it’s full of deadly serious inquiries. Think Socrates meets Stephen Hawking, Plato […]

An Evening with Neil deGrasse Tyson

April 21, 2016 | humor, Movies!, Science | Permalink

Ticket in hand, I strolled into Atlanta’s Fox Theater at 6:50PM. I felt at ease within moments. Hundreds of people milled around me, buzzing about the event. In the lounge, cocktails swirled (mine was a slender glass of champagne) while patrons talked, laughed, and wondered aloud what the evening would hold. Because you see…not one guest among us knew just what the coming performance would […]