Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Friday, August 24, 2012


That's the only way I can describe this:

Thursday, August 23, 2012

The Age of Insight

Eric Kandel has lived a long and extraordinary life. He began his career as an intellectual historian and, via various fascinating stops along the way, including medicine and psychoanalysis, became one of the world's leading neuroscientists. Now he has written a long and extraordinary book which weaves together many of the (apparently) disparate strands of his life. It's on my wishlist:

From the Hardcover edition

Friday, August 10, 2012

Physics and Finance

Never the twain shall meet? Perhaps not.