mlq3: “The ultimate luxury is to reread: to revisit a book to see how time has treated it, how memory has distorted it, or how my own passing years have cast a new light on it.” - Michael Upchurch [via doubledaybooks] There are times when I’m neck-deep in the glorious muck of a good book and I think, “Goddamn, I cannot wait to reread this.”
You Want a Physicist to Speak at Your Funeral →
thereisafish: You want a physicist to speak at your funeral. You want the physicist to talk to your grieving family about the conservation of energy, so they will understand that your energy has not died. You want the physicist to remind your sobbing mother about the first law of thermodynamics; that no energy gets created in the universe, and none is destroyed. You want your mother to know that...