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Recommendations for October 23, 2012

So, a bit later than I promised, but still. I will try to get back on schedule this weekend.  Article: “On Consilience” by Massimo Pigliucci  http://www.aeonmagazine.com/world-views/massimo-pigliucci-on-consilience/  This is about the search for a “Theory of Everything,” a set of scientific principles that can be generalized not from one case to others, but from one whole …

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Recommendations for October 17, 2012

I have been more delinquent than usual in getting these up. I will try to make up for it by doing two this week, one today and one at the weekend as “usual.” Some of the links here are not exactly new any more, but I hope you’ll all find them worth a look anyway. …

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