Daily Archives: June 2, 2008

More information on my book in Swedish

To my surprise, I learned on Saturday that my book, The Bible’s Most Fascinating People, is going to appear in Swedish in September. Given Sweden’s reputation for secularism, it is perhaps surprising that a book focused on Bible stories should … Continue reading

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Buzz Lightyear, to Infinity and Beyond!

A 12 inch tall Buzz Lightyear figure (from the movie Toy Story) was launched aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery on Saturday so the astronauts can do some educational activities for kids from orbit. Orlando Sentinel photographer Red Huber strategically placed … Continue reading

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Quantum Weirdness for Monday

Can something come of nothing? Philosophers debated that question for millennia before physics came up with the answer—and that answer is yes. For quantum theory has shown that a vacuum (ie, nothing) only appears to be empty space. Actually, it … Continue reading

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