The Egg And The Rock
Two hours of me talking about cosmological natural selection on Youtube
Black holes! Jazz science! And the world as a hyper-giraffe…
☞ The Magic of Code
I'm writing a new book! Follow along on the journey.
Published on Cabinet of Wonders
In cosmology, all our errors lean the same way. The implications are... interesting
Our universe always turns out to be bigger, more structured, more complex, and more weirdly efficient, than we've anticipated. So what are we doing…
Health update / Substack update
Featuring Calvin & Hobbes, and Rick Rubin
I'm sick / Hot water bottles / Universe breakers
Why I haven't posted recently, and what I'm going to do about that (including suspending paid subscriptions for a month)
River as a verb
A short riff from my notes
The iHole, by Julian Gough (FICTION FRIDAY #1)
A little extra something for the weekend: for the first time in years, you can read the story that persuaded Markus (Notch) Persson that I was "the…
Feedback Fun #1 (with lots of lovely links)
My feedback on your feedback on my introduction to the book.
An introduction to The Egg and the Rock
The Egg and the Rock is a Substack that is slowly turning into a book. This is how the book begins...
Book review: The Cosmic Dance, by Stephen Ellcock
This was meant to be a suggestion for your Christmas present list, but it's landing a little late. Oh well. Still a delightful book!
Dec 20, 2022
I wrote a story for a friend
In which I liberate the ending to Minecraft from Microsoft… and give it to you.
Dec 7, 2022
Solid, peer-reviewed confirmation for my predictions about early, rapid, galaxy formation. (Exciting!) Plus, an experiment we can do!
Yes, those potentially extremely early galaxies that the James Webb Space Telescope spotted back in July are, indeed, extremely early galaxies – plum…
Nov 18, 2022
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