Russiaphobia. A brief look into the growing tension between East and West from a seldom heard point of view

October 2017. I was hiking in an national park near Krabi in Thailand and I came across this happy looking couple who immediately asked, "Excuse me, would you mind taking a photo?" in an accent that I identified as probably Eastern European. 'Yes!' I replied with an eager smile and which I obliged to take … Continue reading Russiaphobia. A brief look into the growing tension between East and West from a seldom heard point of view

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Michio Kaku’s “The Future of Humanity”

  The renowned and brilliant Physicist, Michio Kaku lays out an astonishing and mind blowing future for Humanity in his book that makes bold predictions on how the continuing advancement of science will not only take Humanity to the stars but could also change who we are as a species as the gleaming prospect of … Continue reading Michio Kaku’s “The Future of Humanity”

An Adventure in The White Mountains

Mount Washington in New Hampshire's White mountains is known for hosting 'the worlds worst weather,' and despite being in the 'lowly' Appalachian mountains, there isn't a sense of sarcasm or exaggeration in this label. I found out first hand how much this mountain truly packs a punch when I took a long weekend trip out … Continue reading An Adventure in The White Mountains

The Far Reaching Revelations in Sebastian Junger’s, “Tribe”

Readers note: The following is a musing on Sebastian Junger's, "Tribe." I do not cite anything, as it all comes from the book which I invite all to read. I also make some other connections that I invite readers to explore and find out more about. MusingsofanExplorer is not a scientific journal, so I dont … Continue reading The Far Reaching Revelations in Sebastian Junger’s, “Tribe”

Reality check-ed in Yunnan

“Not one of my brighter moments.” I kept saying to myself as I roamed the grounds of a Theravada Buddhist temple in downtown Jinghong city. My boiling frustration had turned into embarrassment as any attempt I made to converse with a temple goer or the numerous orange clad robed monks was met with rejection. The … Continue reading Reality check-ed in Yunnan

The Mystery of the Chicago O’Hare UFO incident remains strong

The 2006 O'Hare international airport UFO incident remains one of the greatest cases in Ufology of all American history. At approximately 4pm on November 7, authorities at the airport received a call that over 12 airport employees were witnessing a disc shaped metallic craft hovering over gate C-17. Many more pilots, some air traffic control … Continue reading The Mystery of the Chicago O’Hare UFO incident remains strong