Unlocking the Secrets of the Universe 3-11
Throughout history humans have gazed in awe at the starry vault overhead. But for millenniums the enormity and significance of what they saw were veiled to them, veiled by the limitations of their eyesight, their superstitions, and their presumptuousness. Now, by means of optical telescopes and radio telescopes and other devices, many secrets of the universe are being unlocked. On the cover of this magazine is a photo of the Trifid Nebula. Inside it, new stars have been born.
Economic Anxieties—When Will They End? 13
The bad news is: As long as greedy commerce holds its grip on the masses, economic anxieties will continue. The good news is: Its grip will soon be broken.
What Is This Thing Called Intuition? 16
What is its source? Is it the sole province of women, or do men also possess it?
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Cover photo: D. F. Malin, courtesy of Anglo-Australian Telescope Board