Mars One and the legacy of Neil Armstrong

September 27, 2015 Ray Blank 0

Maybe you are like me, and in 2013 you watched the live webcast of the press conference that launched Mars One, a private not-for-profit initiative that intends to create a human settlement on Mars. But […]

Philosophy & Theology

Fear of the Happy Dystopia

June 5, 2015 Ray Blank 4

When the team announced that dystopias would be the topic of their next meetup, I instantly thought of three classics of dystopian literature: Brave New World by Aldous Huxley; Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell; and […]