…Sabbatical Over

I took a few weeks away from my online life to gather myself. I unplugged to hear my own thoughts and to spend more time with family and friends. I spent time by the ocean, in parks, and exploring the City.

I added a scooter and roller blades to my growing collection of wheeled conveyances.

The skating has been fun. Last Sunday, I got an impromptu skating lesson from a 7-year-old named Justin who could slalom cones using only two of his eight inline skate wheels. The scooter has been fun too but after wiping out on wet concrete, I’ve been a bit less enthused about it. I’m thinking maybe I’ll try riding a unicycle next. Continue reading …Sabbatical Over

The Simulation Universe Thought Experiment Blows My Mind

IMichio Kaku’s explanations of higher dimensions through metaphor went several steps further than Flatland did, and his book brought me to previously unknown levels of book brought me to previously unknown levels of intellectual stimulation. While I lacked the capacity to experience the fourth dimension in a more phy stimulation. While I lacked the capacity to experience the fourth dimension in a more physically direct way, Kaku’s descriptions allowed me to conceptualize it mentally. Continue reading The Simulation Universe Thought Experiment Blows My Mind