Futurama 6ACV19 ”Ghost in the Machines” tonight

The third episode of this broadcast season of Futurama is airing tonight in the US at 10. For all the rest of us, it will be up around half an hour later on wherever. If you still haven’t seen the previous episodes of this season, view them now, ”Neutopia” and ”Benderama”. For those of you […]

Hjälp SMBC

Den fantastiska webbserien SMBC känns som om den blir mer och mer skeptisk för varje dag. I dagens stripp tar de an Gud och Teodicéproblemet (”om Gud är allsmäktig och god, varför finns ondska i världen?”). När jag ändå nämner SMBC vill jag också uppmuntra er till att stöjda deras nya projekt, en vidareutveckling av […]

Ericsson talar ut om upphovsrätt och pirater

Allt fler respektabla entrepenörer börjar tala ut om IT-eran och vad den erbjuder oss – och viktigare, vad den skulle kunna erbjuda oss om inte så många krampaktigt ville hålla fast vid gamla principer. Nu har Rene Summer på Ericsson gått ut med en artikel på ämnet – ”The single digital market: a vision for […]

Stargazing

I’ve started stargazing these past weeks. Stellarium, Wikipedia and Google are the best tools for most things, it seems. I’ve been seeing some cool stars and planets. I think I spent the past ten minutes staring at Arcturus, but I’m a newbie, so don’t quote me on that. Some weird, really giant star with a […]

Song of the day: Baba Brinkman – Darwin’s Acid

Baba Brinkman – Darwin’s Acid In 1859 Darwin spilled the first splashes Of his universal acid, and the effects were like magic Burning human arrogance into ashes In exactly the same way that Copernican math did No, the stars don’t shine just to improve the view from earth No, we’re not the centre of the […]

Dream #18: Theory

I had a giant web of lines, which when put together correctly formed what looked like DNA strings. I first formed them all in a multilayer DNA string, and then differentiated them to make hundreds of strings, all looking the same. Someone came up to me and yelled at me for ”destroying the proof”. She […]

Quote of the Day #23

”[Stephen Hawking] made a comment that often Physics departments are on the 13th floor of whatever building they’re in because physicists never care about that kind of thing.” David X. Cohen [1] ”[Stephen Hawking] made a comment that often Physics departments are on the 13th floor of whatever building they’re in because physicists never care […]