Go Support the Mars Generation!

Aspiring astronaut Abigail Harrison has launched a non-profit which aims to inspire the youth of the world to reach for the stars, promoting not only the future of space travel but also the furtherance science in fun and education.


Happy Exaltation of the Cross Day!

Today marks the anniversary of the presentation of the “true cross” at a church long ago. Exciting, right? Fictions can be that way! Watch as a I share a bit of my favorite fiction and discuss some how fictions can inspire us to be better people.

The Vault

Ascending toward a Secular Now

If the end result of ascending Olympus is to learn that the gods the world worships aren’t really there, what does that mean for society? How should morality be determined in a post-religion society? Let’s take a look at our increasingly “secular now.”

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