Does the scale of the universe make human life pointless?
- October 3, 2017, 06:01
Astronauts looking down on the “pale blue dot” where we live have commonly reported a kind of epiphany known as the “overview effect”. From space, the(...)
Unthinkable: Does the universe’s fate mean life is futile?
- May 3, 2016, 05:00
Scientific discovery can make human affairs on this planet seem awfully trivial. The discovery of the Higgs boson particle, for example, has led to f(...)