December 23, 2008
'The People of a Tough, Long-Lasting World'
This is the best sentence I’ve read all week. It’s about the sun:
Eight minutes downstream at the speed of light, part of this extraordinary flux crashes down on the Earth in a 170,000-trillion-watt torrent.
And it’s part of the best op-ed I’ve read all month. Aw heck. All year.