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Divergence (excerpt)

In the midst of a serial killer investigation, their superiors at the FBI call Spencer and Aaron’s relationship into question. With Spencer’s Transcendental powers increasing at a frightening rate, can he and Aaron keep their bond and Spencer’s abilities a secret or will they be forced apart to preserve their union? 1,615 more words

Fanfiction

asymptotic properties of Approximate Bayesian Computation

With David Frazier and Gael Martin from Monash University, and with Judith Rousseau (Paris-Dauphine), we have now completed and arXived a paper entitled Asymptotic Properties of Approximate Bayesian Computation… 364 more words

Statistics

Weak closure points not attainable as limits of sequences

Where in this post we discover an uncanny property of the weak topology: the points of the weak closure of a set cannot always be attained as limits of elements of the set. 458 more words

Convergence

The Issues of lexical borrowing for comparative reconstruction throughout Indo-Iranian languages (part 2)

(continued from part 1)

It is usually the case that languages exist in a dialect chain, with high degrees of congruency between adjacent dialects.  This results in replication being so extensive as to cover entire linguistic areas, meaning an entire language area can effectively use the same lexicon, making subgrouping almost impossible.   1,253 more words

Borrowing

The Issues of lexical borrowing for comparative reconstruction throughout Indo-Iranian languages (part 1)

Comparative reconstruction and subgrouping is done as if on the presumption that languages neatly separate into clearly demarcated dialects, which have neither subsequent contact with each other after separation, nor with other unrelated languages. 1,459 more words

Borrowing

Subject 6

(I haven’t written in awhile. Please forgive me. No not you reading from the screen. I am apologizing to myself.)

I’m thinking about you. Yeah. In the ‘crazy’ way. 74 more words

Contemporary