Tourists flock to fire-damaged cathedral

One of the landmarks of Paris, even fire-damaged, Notre Dame is still a huge draw.

There are more things in heaven and Earth…


As I’ve said before I’m a scientist, this is a post not about Notre Dame but about me.

“There are more things in heaven and Earth Horatio than are dreamt of in your philosophy.” A quote from William Shakespeare’s Hamlet Act 1 Scene 5 where Hamlet is speaking to Horatio. Well of course in Shakespeare’s time that was most definitely true. They hadn’t discovered electricity for example.

We like to think we know most of the Universe now but I think there may be much more out there than we have any clue of.

Ants don’t understand humans or the world in which we live. So perhaps there might be… I don’t know, can’t know… but…

I am not religious, I don’t have any faith, but there may be something.