Why Does the Universe and Everything in it Exist?

A question on Quora, and my feeble human attempt at answering it: There are many good answers already given here. I suggest you read those, because mine might come across as “poetic.” How the Universe and everything in it is here, that comes from the Big Bang and the start of the laws of physics etc. (Osku Penttinen has started…

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Some Brief Mid-Life Lessons

I’m 43 years old, so I thought I would take a moment and share some life-lessons that might help someone out… Money is a means to an end, and nothing more than that. Think of your life first, because if you don’t … there’s a good chance you’ll “suddenly” be 65 and wishing that you did. You have around 75 –…

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Welcome to the Age of “Overmedia”

me·di·a1 ˈmēdēə/ noun plural form of medium. the main means of mass communication (especially television, radio, newspapers, and the Internet) regarded collectively. “the campaign won media attention” Some form of media is everywhere you look. We are now beyond saturation, and media is taking over our lives. From mainstream news, to brands that “place” themselves in our art, to our willingness…

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