What makes data possible

In an earlier article I was thinking about the meaning of nothingness that separates the particles inside an atom or that separates celestial bodies.   It occurs to me now that maybe they may not be the same kind of nothingness.  Thinking about nothingness turns it into something and that makes possible the idea that that…

Contemplating nothing

After viewing If the moon were only one pixel, the tediously accurate scale model of the solar system, I was immediately captivated by the point the author was making.   That point is that there is a lot of emptiness in space. There is nothing new about this.  Obviously the planets are far apart and…