Is nothing constant?

Have you heard of the 'fine-tuning constant'? It's the thing that makes suns possible... It characterises the strength of the force between electrically charged particles. As such, it governs—among other things—the energy levels of an atom formed from negatively charged electrons and a positive nucleus. If it were a mere 4% bigger or smaller than… Continue reading Is nothing constant?

Things You should know about Knowing. Part 2

I choose to start the story here. Also, if you don't want to wade through lots of guff, you can skip to point 10. The Scientist The Solipsist is now quietly crying into his beer, so you decide to call it a night. The Scientist and The Conversationalist took off yonks ago - only you… Continue reading Things You should know about Knowing. Part 2