A Sunday Morning Look to the Heavens

“We pointed the most powerful telescope ever built by human beings at absolutely nothing, just because we were curious, and discovered that we occupy a very tiny place in the heavens.” Just because we were curious…. You’ll often hear people say that the size and complexity of the world and …

David Satter on Natalya Estemirova

From this interview with the International Affairs Forum: IA-Forum: [Would] you please comment on the recent murder of Natalia Estemirova?   Mr. Satter: This is part of a whole string: Stanislav Markelov, Anna Politkovskaya… One of the signs of the cruelty or the lack of morality of the Putin regime …