The Intent of Evolution?

The last full rays of a setting sun stream over my shoulder as I stand on the edge of town looking out over the...

Experts Warn of the Dangers of Going Outside

Researchers at the world-renowned Institute for Apocryphal Studies have discovered that those who brave the harsh elements of outdoors, risk the unknown and uncontrollable...

Global Inspiration in Costa Rica: INBio

“Costa Rica,” said Dr. Rodrigo Gamez Lobo, longtime President of INBio (National Biodiversity Institute) “is complex enough to be interesting, and small enough to...

The Problem With Buddhism

It’s strange how one can sometimes have more in common with people that hold opposite views than one does with people who hold very...

The Next Stage in Human Evolution, Part Two

Paleo-anthropologists are generally of the view, in the words of Ian Tattersall, that ³there has never been a more fateful arrival on the biological scene...
facebook page: In Support of a Free Egypt

Egypt: The Global Context

What is the meaning of this revolution for developing and developed countries alike? Have national governments and international institutions become secondary to organized social media? Finally, how is the UN, with its vast apparatus, going to respond to these developments?

Syria, For the Love of Humanity

The increasing fecklessness of the so-called international community is on hideous display with another massacre by the Assad regime in Syria. Inter-national institutions are...

Buddhism in Costa Rica

Over the past few decades Catholic Churches in Central America has seen an exodus of their congregants leaving to explore and join other Christian...

Standing on a Stump in the Universe

Yesterday was windy, and the strong breezes burnished the foothills, making the sentinel rock in the canyon stand out sharply against a cobalt blue...

The Language of Being

It was a very windy day, with gusts up to 50 miles per hour. You would think the hummingbirds would be hunkered down somewhere. But a...
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