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Robot Cars Will Change Everything

Last week famed entrepreneur Elon Musk announced that new models of the Tesla S electric vehicle would be capable of driving themselves. While the announcement might be largely marketing, it is the first portent of a new age. Autonomous cars … Continue reading

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Can the Humanities find meaning in a meaningless universe?

Two Solitudes — one solitary man I have to admit that the Chronicle of Higher Education is not my go-to choice for late night reading. I do enjoy the blog posts on language, but the tendency to publish articles on … Continue reading

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“Krauthammer” is not German for “scientist”

Normally I don’t read Charles Krauthammer. It would be like taking time out of my day to listen to the rantings of the guy who fills the bus with the smell of urine and his theories on black helicopters and … Continue reading

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