Ferdinand Mount in the New York Review of Books: Herr Glaser of Stützerbach was proud of the life-sized oil portrait of himself that hung above his dining table. The corpulent merchant was even prouder to show it off to the...

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Super Goethe

 

Ferdinand Mount in the New York Review of Books:

Goethe_johann_wolfgang-122117Herr Glaser of Stützerbach was proud of the life-sized oil portrait of himself that hung above his dining table. The corpulent merchant was even prouder to show it off to the young Duke of Saxe-Weimar and his new privy councilor, Johann...

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Wacky, weird art made by AI

 
    
 



Heisenberg's uncertain legacy

 

Editorial from Nature:

Nphys4330-i1The UK premiere of Simon Stephens's play Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle is a reminder that the cultural cachet of Werner Heisenberg's discovery 90 years ago1 is as strong as ever. Physics is in fact notable only by its absence in Stephens's play, which is...

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I Pay $900 A Month In Student Loans

    
 


Googatory

Scott Aaronson in Shtetl-Optimized:

When I awoke with glowing, translucent hands, and hundreds of five-pointed yellow stars lined up along the left of my visual field, my first thought was that a dream must have made itself self-defeatingly obvious. I was a 63-year-old computer science...

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