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Extra Lex: Century-Old Words

If you took our 100-Year-Old Words quiz, you may recognize some of these, but it’s hard to believe these words have been around for a century. 16 more words

English Language

Day 22 - La Maison Dieu


The emergence of a solution after a scorched earth policy. Drastic measures finally lead to a creative outpouring.

‘Stop looking for God in the sky. 10 more words


Kessel Run

Did you ever travel so fast that the very time frame continuum warped?

The Kessel Run was one of the most heavily used smuggling routes in the Galactic Empire. 194 more words


How to Literally See Around the Corner

Some days ago, the proclamation of a “major discovery” in physics was announced and will be unveiled on Monday during a conference at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics… 1,173 more words


Just a theory…

I won’t presume to speak for all the vast sweep of humanity, but sometimes I just hit a point in the day where no amount of additional effort is going to create any significant gains. 267 more words


Among the Scattered Particles

Particles stripped of their insincere surface,
Made to dance naked in the hollow ground,

Glaringly alive and increasingly blurry
(the distance of a human life in scattered time). 18 more words