The Election Game Show

The Election Game Show Article and Photo by Hudson Lofchie —– It may be too late to change anything for this year’s election, but let’s see if we can make the 2016 election go a little bit better. Here are some ideas that will make the elections fairer, more fun, more fact-based and less discriminating…

Sexy Science

Sexy Science Article and Photo by Hudson Lofchie —– This isn’t your grandmother’s science. This isn’t your nursery rhyme, “apple a day keeps the doctor away” science. Sure, apples are great for you, no doubt about it, but they’ve got nothing on the ultimate health booster. Food science tells us to eat healthy, exercise science…

Universe: The Musical

Universe: The Musical Column and photo by Hudson Lofchie —– Human beings, vegetables or cosmic dust — we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible piper. — Albert Einstein Einstein had an ability, rare among physicists, to convey the hardcore science he was so passionate about in a poetic…

Criminal predictions

Criminal predictions Column and photo by Hudson Lofchie —– If we could predict the future, what would the world be like? There would be millions of lottery winners every day. There would be no freak accidents. The stock market would be zero risk. There would be no deaths by natural disasters. But we cannot predict…

The middle children

The middle children Column and photo by Hudson Lofchie —– “We are the middle children of history.”  This iconic line from the movie Fight Club was right on the money, but not in the sense that Tyler Durden meant it.  It is the year 2012, and humanity is stagnant. Our generation is in a chronological sweet spot;…

Addicted to You

Addicted to you Column and photo by Hudson Lofchie —– Shakira and Simple Plan had it right: Being in love is like being addicted. It’s strange to think that the pleasure we feel when eating is the same pleasure we get from winning a competition, taking a recreational drug or even being in love. In…