Tag: Science

October 23, 2020 / Science

In 1934 Karl Popper proposed judging theories not by the ability to prove them, but the ability to disprove them: falsifiability.

October 2, 2020 / Science

Life on Earth is something we take for granted sometimes. But like our planet, there was a time when it simply did not exist. Abiogenesis is the scientific name for the origin of life.

July 17, 2020 / Science
May 22, 2020 / Politics
Grim Reaper

We’re in a global economic depression right now, due to Covid-19. Logical, right: lockdowns around the world, businesses completely shut down, people not working. But did you know economic depressions have a lot less to do with cold hard numbers than you might think?

April 24, 2020 / Science

I was kind of fed up with the fire hose of Covid news items. Then the worship of Covid apps as the way to redemption came along, and, well, I had to write something. I’ve been developing software for over twenty years, and guess what, I fear Covid Apps are a pipe dream.