July 4, 2012
Nothing on TV?

“Incidentally, disturbance from cosmic background radiation is something we have all experienced. Tune your television to any channel it doesn’t receive, and about 1% of the dancing static you see is accounted for by this ancient remnant of the Big Bang. The next time you complain that there is nothing on, remember that you can always watch the birth of the universe.”

Bill Bryson, from A Short History of Nearly Everything

I’m not sure that we can still tune to a channel with nothing on, but…

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