20 MAR 2013 by ideonexus

 Taking the Stars for Granted

If We Only Saw the Stars One Night Every 100 Years > Contrast > Hypothesizing on a World Without Stars
Asimov and Carson speculate on worlds where they cannot see the stars.
13 MAR 2011 by ideonexus

 If Money is Fiction, What Happens When People Stop Believ...

Money is Fiction > Cause and Effect > What If People Stopped Valuing Money?
This American Life argues that money is a fictional idea that we all agree upon; Kurt Vonnegut speculates on what happens if we stop believing in money.