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What does it mean to be human in an age of advanced technology?

What does it mean to be human in an age of advanced technology?

Being a human is having the genetic profile of a primate mammal with lineage from the species of Homo sapiens. Being ‘human’ is defined by actions and intent.  Of the vast number of creatures that inhabit Earth, humans have made a significant impact both positively...

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Gravity – What Keeps Us Together

Gravity – What Keeps Us Together

Gravity – What Keeps Us Together (Source is open content, mixed references so vast it is impossible to identify the first…) Mathematically, the above equation translates into the force equation shown.  Its blurry for a reason.  We attempt to define yet at some point...

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Manmade Failures – Failure of the Mind and Soul

Manmade Failures – Failure of the Mind and Soul

In any given factory or shop on any given day, there is a fantastic dynamic at work that spells success or failure. If the business model is sound and management is not contributing to the failure of the business, then attention should be paid to the employees. We...

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Say Bye to the Regular Buy…

Say Bye to the Regular Buy…

We buy for many reasons.  If given the opportunity and authority to choose, we can make good decisions provided we take a little time and think it through.  Some of the basic reasons why we buy are: To reduce the time and labor costs to fix, build or make something...

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Correlation v. Causation

Correlation v. Causation

Understanding the definition helps to understand  the difference between the two types of relationships — an action or occurrence can cause another (e.g. smoking causes an increase in the risk of developing lung cancer), or it can correlate with another (e.g. smoking...

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On Balance

On Balance

A long time ago (longer than I care to admit), I taught various classes at a community college while I was in graduate school for engineering. The money was decent, and the content was something I enjoyed – I taught classes in Buddhism, along with other eastern...

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Developing Competency – The Ultimate Return on Investment

Developing Competency – The Ultimate Return on Investment

When a company is trying to tempt a potential customer, there are several marketing and selling techniques used.  The most common is establishing a positive position and a logical argument is made for you to buy the product to save time, money, increase safety, and so...

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