Posts Categorized: Opinions

Once a Redditor …

PLACEHOLDER

Here’s a trick question: what’s the only place in the world that hosts a major atheism club, featured an in-depth, crowd-sourced interview with American President Barack Obama, supports a burgeoning amateur porn scene and is owned by major magazine publisher Condé Nast? Welcome to Reddit. Though Second Life is the biggest example, scads of games… Read more »

Yes, art matters

webslippers

Why is it that when budget cuts must be made, whether within the government or a university, the arts are always one of the first to get hung out to dry?

What space travel could do for the minds of the masses

Julie-Payette

I recently read an article on dailygalaxy.com (“Space Euphoria: Do our brains change when we travel in outer space?”) that revealed a significant number of astronauts who have travelled into outer space have experienced what could be called a “spiritual awakening.”