Philosophy Matters

Philosophy Matters

Philosophy jokes are a dime a dozen, whether it be, “What is the sound of one burger flipping?” and, “I think, therefore, I’m single.” These cheap puns suggest philosophy is a joke. Why does the ancient discipline have a bad reputation? Some of the blame has to go to philosophers, who have done a terrible […]

The Mind in the Atom

The Mind in the Atom

I moved to Austin, Texas in the summer of 2013, a city championed for being weird. My writing encompasses the intersection between science and philosophy; naturally, I thought the quirkiness of quantum theory would be easy to sell to an audience that valued strangeness. It turns out quantum mechanics is too easy to sell. Although […]

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