We live in the time of the Specialist. He is dangerous: he
knows much about one thing, but nothing about all else.
There was, perhaps, a better time. The Renaissance, when
the desire to know all ruled. This seems now impossible,
but it is still the path of the wisest. No nobler task than
knowing for the sake of knowledge and to read for the
sheer pleasure of reading.
Here is a chance to shed some light onto other universes:
Ideas and Topics