Time to embrace our odd place in the cosmos, inside a huge void?
All alone?Tony Rowell/Corbis/GettyCosmologists normally assume we live in a pretty average part of the universe, but there is growing evidence that this might not be the case. Some think that the Milky Way sits – like some kind of giant, space hillbilly – in a void, an immense region of near emptiness. If true, this might help explain some gaps in...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark