Monthly Archives: December 2013

Year in Review 2013

In terms of reading, I didn’t get as many physical books read as I would have liked, though in fairly recent times I’ve been getting more and more into audiobooks which is accelerating my consumption rate (though there are others … Continue reading

Posted in General

Human race 2012 Kardashev score

The Kardashev scale is a metric used to grade how advanced some civilization is, in terms of total energy utilization. The usual grading goes from Type I (all the energy of a planet) to Type II (all the energy of … Continue reading

Posted in Energy, Science (general), Technology | 1 Comment

Book Review: Answers for Aristotle

Answers for Aristotle: How Science and Philosophy Can Lead Us to A More Meaningful Life┬áby Massimo Pigliucci A few years ago I was looking for intellectually engaging podcasts to listen to, and happened upon Rationally Speaking hosted by Massimo Pigliucci … Continue reading

Posted in Rationality, Reviews