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Lectures on Bainite - 2007

A blast from 2007 for Harry Bhadeshia fans. These lectures can be found on youtube. Slides can be found here http://www.msm.cam.ac.uk/phase-trans/2007/M/M.html

Prof. Bhadeshia’s new book will be available soon, you can find details here: … 10 more words


Jon Gosier: The problem with "trickle-down techonomics"

Hooray for technology! It makes everything better for everyone!! Right? Well, no. When a new technology, like ebooks or health trackers, is only available to some people, it has unintended consequences for all of us. 55 more words


The Countdown Begins

I’m so excited! Only 26 more days until Anomaly Con, Denver’s oldest Steampunk convention. I’ve reserved my table, ordered all the books I’ll need, along with hopefully enough bookmarks and business cards to hand out. 154 more words


How Watching Silver Spoon Could Affect Your Life: a discussion

According to Silver Spoon, farming could lend you some perspectives about life. So did watching anime about farming, apparently. Here I explored some of the topics that I thought was interesting from both seasons of the show. 745 more words


The statistics of inequality

A year ago, when I was getting ready to present my talk at the Moscow chapter of ACM/SIGMOD, I was a little bit panic-ing, since it was a totally new experience for me. 367 more words


What's New? Sunday Assembly in Indianapolis, That's What!

Live in Indianapolis? Maybe you live nearby? Come to next week’s Sunday Assembly, from Sunday Assembly Indianapolis, on March 8, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. in the… 134 more words


Things To Do In Dublin (2-03-15 – 8-03-15)

There’s a new festival this week with the Five Lamps kicking off on March 4th and running until the 14th. There’s also some fine new additions in the world of theatre, with the… 662 more words