twitter facebook patreon

eva-bicycle

Misinformation Dissemination 8

You're on the way to work, feeling pretty great that you're going to be on time for once. You did your stretches this morning. You had a healthy breakfast. You're so together today that you're listening to Morning Edition like an actual adult, educating yourself on the affairs of the day, doing your part to create a more informed ...

eva-puzzle

Missing Pieces

We had ten little holes in our hearts, and we asked the ingenious citizens of Twitter Dot Com to fill them by sending us their best tweets on the theme of "Missing Pieces."  Here are the weird, funny, poignant, and poetic 140-or-under masterpieces that we liked best. The top four will appear in print in the Winter 2016 ...

Eva-Magritte-grackle

Misinformation Dissemination 7

by Daniel H. Arioli   It’s a common misconception that the “theoretical” in “theoretical physics” means that what scientists are learning by splitting atoms and measuring the red shift of distant celestial bodies can’t be directly applied to everyday situations—an uninformed belief that often goes along with ...

Eva-sphinx

Three Considerations of the Eye

by Rictor Jomes   Most things can be done without. Once I slept on the floor for six months because I didn’t think a mattress was important, and besides I thought it would make me stronger. I don't know if it did. I skip meals sometimes, and under the right conditions I can see nobody for a week and be happy about this. ...