Are You Worthy?

Some have recently inquired - well they have asked anyway - whether or not we will have a bookstore this year. You know, the place where you can find classic books on Austrian economics, monetary theory, history, and philosophy, both in hardcover and paperback. The place where you are able to buy collectible 1st editions, [...]

By | February 11th, 2018|Kid Friendly, The Agora, Updates|Comments Off on Are You Worthy?

The Monkeysphere

“On a planet that increasingly resembles one huge Maximum Security prison, the only intelligent choice is to plan a jail break.” - Robert Anton Wilson "Despite the campaign rhetoric, the bureaucracies - big business and big government - are here to stay. The centralization effort cannot be checked. but it can be rationally directed towards [...]

By | February 8th, 2018|Kid Friendly, Science & Technology, Updates, Workshops & Seminars|Comments Off on The Monkeysphere

Buckle Your Seatbelt, Dorothy

We should all be thankful that an Italian from the Lake Como region with the cool name of Alessandro Volta invented the battery, because if it was a German we'd be asking our electrician to install a 220 Stromspannug circuit for the washing machine. The battery was an amazing discovery, so humanity obviously decided there [...]

By | February 5th, 2018|Kid Friendly, Science & Technology, The Agora, Updates, Workshops & Seminars|Comments Off on Buckle Your Seatbelt, Dorothy

Wrong Side Up

I know that lately it has been shrinking - if you don't believe me just have a short conversation with a stranger about, well, any topic really, or maybe just chat about overpopulation, global warming, and veganism and see how that goes - but many thousands of years ago when our brains were actually EXPANDING, [...]

By | February 4th, 2018|Food and Drink, Kid Friendly, The Agora, Updates, Workshops & Seminars|Comments Off on Wrong Side Up

Magnify!

"Space...is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind bogglingly big it is." - An Important Book Some of you probably know that we live on a rock inside a place that we call (because we don't know its real name) Space. A Big Rock to us, but not at all the [...]

By | January 28th, 2018|Aerospace, Kid Friendly, Science & Technology, Updates, Workshops & Seminars|Comments Off on Magnify!

Agora Symposium 2018 Registration

Agora Symposium 2018 Registration is now Live! You can either go to the AgoraFest website and click on the Register Now menu option, or just click on this link which will take you directly to the registration page. Schedule updates will be coming soon! See you at Agora Symposium 2018!

By | January 22nd, 2018|Food and Drink, Kid Friendly, Lodging, Updates, Workshops & Seminars|Comments Off on Agora Symposium 2018 Registration

How To Discover An Element

We all know about rainbows - after a storm, sunlight passes through raindrops at just the right angle and the light is bended - what scientists call refraction - into different wavelengths that appear to our eyes as different colors. You also know that lots of substances emit light - burning wood or coal, metals [...]

By | September 3rd, 2017|Kid Friendly, Science & Technology, Updates, Workshops & Seminars|Comments Off on How To Discover An Element