After reading that scientists now believe that there could be as many as 36 civilizations in our galaxy that we could come into contact with, I recalled a recent exchange with a scientist about how to go about such communication, and what I learned from the visitors about this. Weread more

Whether or not a given person will get COVID-19 is unknown. Even if they do get it, healthy people are likely either to not get sick at all or recover after an illness not a lot more severe than the flu. On the other hand, not having any money, notread more

As I predicted in my last journal, protests are beginning around the US demanding that the country get back to work. With lines of cars at food banks sometimes miles long and the essentially complete collapse of the job market, this is certainly understandable. At the same time, if weread more