The Blog of Humanity

Human Nature

If they say why, why, Tell them that it’s human nature. Why, why does he do me that way? If they say why, why, Tell them that …

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Human History and the Beginning of Time

  When did human history — the history of Humanity — begin? Was it 200,000 years ago when the first Homo sapiens emerged in the jungles of …

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Human Population Growth and the End of Humanity

The human population has increased from one billion in 1800 to almost eight billion today. It took 127 years for the population to rise from one billion …

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My Journey toward the Meaning of Human Existence

The Game of Humanity grew out of my search for meaning in my life and, by extension, the meaning of human existence generally. That search began in …

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Genesis: Day 1

In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was formless and empty, and darkness covered the deep waters. The spirit of God hovered …

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Genesis: Day 2

God said, “Let there be a space between the waters, to separate the waters of the heavens from the waters of the earth.” And sure enough, a …

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Genesis: Day 3

God said, “Let the waters beneath the sky flow together into one place, so dry ground may appear,” and that’s just what happened. God called the dry …

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Genesis: Day 4

Then God said, “Let lights appear in the sky to separate the day from the night. Let them be signs to mark the seasons, days, and years. …

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Genesis: Day 5

God said, “Let the waters swarm with fish and other life, and let the skies be filled with birds of every kind.” So God created every living …

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Genesis: Day 6

God said, “Let the earth produce every sort of animal — livestock, small animals that scurry along the ground, and wild animals.” Then God said, “Let us …

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