‘If our brains were simple enough for us to understand them, we’d be so simple that we couldn’t.’ – Ian Stewart
This quote echoes the issues relating to complexity around the brain. 63 more words
Savannah, GA – The Windsor Forest Knights hit the court on Friday, January 29th as they hosted Burke County. It was senior night for the Knights. 49 more words
Police said a further three were expected to be flown in today. Police Minister Bill Byrne and Commissioner Ian Stewart travelled to the volatile Cape York community yesterday to meet community leaders and local officers and assess the situation. 273 more words
Yesterday I posted about a map that “changed the world”. Clearly the world changed a lot and for many different reasons because when I got home I noticed the following picture on Facebook, depicting 17 equations that also “changed the world”: 36 more words
2012-12-12-12, the Concert for Sandy Relief, airs on 39 television channels with performances by Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, Kanye West, The Who, Paul McCartney and more. 485 more words
And here we are again.
The third Science of Discworld is absolutely in the tradition of the first two: chapters of Terry Pratchett’s novella, Darwin’s Watch… 675 more words