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Making Peace with the Polar Vortex

Winter has my city in its death grip. It’s hard to feel life. It’s hard to feel my hands. I’ve been through many, many bad winters, but as I feel the wind ice-burn through me, or check and see that … Continue reading

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the lives of matter

A fascinating article here called “A New Thermodynamics Theory of the Origin of Life”: From the standpoint of physics, there is one essential difference between living things and inanimate clumps of carbon atoms: The former tend to be much better … Continue reading

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