Tag Archives: the future

The End of The World

I just read a very interesting article by Amanda Marcotte on why Evangelical Christians in the United States seem so positively gung-ho about the allegedly looming End of the World and the untold suffering that it will bring. She identifies … Continue reading

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Why I’m Worried About My Future

This evening, my mom and I were enjoying a car-ride through the city, when the subject turned (as it inevitably must and shall) to my employment; more particularly, to my present lack thereof. “When you go to this summer school … Continue reading

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The Culling of the Future

Every second is mass murder as vig’rously we kill all that which will never be in cause of that which will. [And this is why I sometimes find it so difficult to make life decisions.]

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Some Thoughts on the Future

I think I’m done with Physics now. The process of my Master’s Degree has left me feeling disenchanted. For the last several years, I have felt like a cog in a vast machine–and not a particularly necessary cog either. Beyond … Continue reading

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Sweet Victory

So this is how it will go: I am going to derive my missing result. I am going to complete my thesis. I am going to submit. I am going to study. I am going to defend, and I am … Continue reading

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Nostalgia For The Future

Out of a powerful drive to understand the Stanley Kubrick film (and also to firm-up my appreciation for classic science fiction), I am currently reading Sir Arthur C. Clarke’s novel, 2001: A Space Odyssey. I’m about midway through, and so … Continue reading

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