“Build a Solar System” is a great site for helping to visualize the size of the solar System and (as the author writes) the “REAL definition of ‘space.’” You start by filling in the size of your sun (in inches or mm). The site then calculates the relative sizes and distances of the various planets. As helpful […]
I can’t reveal how I obtained a copy of the dramatic memo re-printed below. It is important reading for anyone who might someday die. It is a rare candid glimpse into the mind of the Creator of the Universe. To: Heaven Admission Screeners From: God Date: December 23, 2006 Re: Criteria for Admittance to Heaven […]
Here is a short video of two of the actors doing about ten of the voices (on the Conan O’Brien Show). I hadn’t before seen their faces. Some good laughs to be had here.
This important thought occurred to me today as I walked safely through a park. How different things would be if packs of squirrels suddenly attacked people and devoured them? What if squirrels (rodents of the family Sciuridae) attacked humans with such vigor that they were known as the “piranhas of the woods?” A stroll in the park […]
Sometimes I see signs in front of churches and wish I could change the message. Here’s a location where you can make your own sign. The site includes many actual signs, at least that is the claim, because some are just too ironic (or honest) to be real signs. For example: Is it any wonder, with […]
I’m not addicted to web videos . . . Really. I don’t think I am. Am I? Oh, come on! Watch this skate-boarding doggie and tell me it didn’t make you smile. This video really makes me want to know how to train a dog to do these tricks.
I hadn’t heard of the “Blasphemy Challenge” until today. The Rational Response Squad is giving away 1001 DVDs of the movie “The God Who Wasn’t There.” To be eligible, one must record a short message damning oneself to Hell (using the phrase “I deny the Holy Spirit”), then upload it to YouTube. For more on the […]