Augusta Tek

Denying Progress

Denying Progress

The history of science is littered with periods where a grand consensus of individuals champion incorrect theories. For nearly 2,000 years, no one challenged Aristotle’s “statement of fact” that heavier objects fall faster. Galileo disproved that during the 16th century. How about the absolute fact that the Earth is the center of the solar system? […]

‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the Season

When God set the Earth in motion around the sun, you have to wonder how he had the insight to make autumn the absolute best time of the year. First of all, autumn marks the end of the dreary summer heat and a return to the blessings of outdoor comfort. During the next few months […]

Caught Naked

Caught Naked

“Jack, do you have something to share?” Oh, poop. She didn’t just call me out, did she? I slipped my iPhone back on the table and returned my attention back to the meeting. “No, ma’am. I was just checking on status. There’s been no change.” About three hours ago, the first indications of a problem […]