Comments of the Week

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“Which is more likely? That the universe was designed just for us, or that we see the universe as having been designed just for us?” -Michael Shermer After the end of another fun-filled week, it’s time again to take a look at (and respond to) what you’ve had to say! Over on the main Starts With A Bang blog,…

“Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.” -Albert Camus After a week at Starts With A Bang filled with a huge variety of topics, from Ninja Warrior to the Moon to the far future…

“I have no faith in human perfectibility. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active — not more happy — nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.” -Edgar Allan Poe It’s been quite a fun-filled week for thinking about science and the Universe…

“We converse as we live by repeating, by combining and recombining a few elements over and over again just as nature does when of elementary particles it builds a world.” -William H. Gass Only here, when you repeat, combine and recombine your letters and words, the thoughts, questions and comments you submit are as completely…

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.” -F. Scott Fitzgerald The moment of Solstice has passed, and we’ve officially entered Summer (in the north) here at Starts…

“The real deal is always going to win in the end.” -Bill Hybels I always do my best to cut through the hype and give it to you straight here at Starts With A Bang, and that means telling you the secrets of the Universe and the truth about our physical reality to the absolute best…

“All one can really leave one’s children is what’s inside their heads. Education, in other words, and not earthly possessions, is the ultimate legacy, the only thing that cannot be taken away.” -Wernher von Braun After another outstanding week here at Starts With A Bang, it’s time to take a detailed look at what you’ve had to say…

“Einstein, my upset stomach hates your theory — it almost hates you yourself! How am I to’ provide for my students? What am I to answer to the philosophers?!!” -Paul Ehrenfest It’s been another great week here at Starts With A Bang, and we’ve shed light on a number of wonders of the Universe, from galaxies…

“To see a world in a grain of sand and heaven in a wild flower Hold infinity in the palms of your hand and eternity in an hour.” -William Blake Another week is behind us here at Starts With A Bang, and not only has the Universe been particularly kind to us, but you’ve had plenty…

“The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one’s appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.” -Amelia Earhart It’s been another fantastic week for us here at Starts With A Bang! This past week, we’ve had a blast…