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Contests that challenge young scientists to explain their research without jargon are turning science communication into a competitive sport.
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This is a fascinating collection of observations about the “industry” of philosophy from Donald Davidson. Ernie Lepore compiled notes of conversations with Davidson over a long period of time, and the insights Davidson gives into the history of Analytic philosophy are pretty amazing.
Charles A. Hay is currently aiming towards his next big adventure. Prior to this he has worked as a field archaeologist throughout England for units such as Wessex Archaeology, Cambridge Archaeological Unit and the University of Sheffield. 1,676 more words