get your yaw-yaws out! (syphilis, mad monks, and sailors)

Bryson Earth 1500 1

SAY YOU WANT a brief but co­gent ex­pla­na­tion of the con­tem­po­rary in­ter­pre­ta­tion of the Big Bang Theory—where do you go? And—notice I didn’t say “or”—you want to know why Yel­low­stone Na­tional Park is both one of the most beau­tiful pre­serves in the world and one of the most po­ten­tially cat­a­strophic areas in the world—where do you go? READ MORE