2015-02-23 Reference Tagger
“Take an arbitrary unstructured academic citation (e.g copy-pasted from a paper),
and automatically parse and format it into a BibTeX record.” I need something like this.
2015-02-13 Lazy Physics (and Clojure)
Processing time series data from particle physics experiments using Clojure’s
2015-02-13 Linux for Astronomers: Distro Astro
“This distribution bundles together astronomy software to
help users with tasks like running observatories or planetariums, doing
professional research or outreach.”
2015-02-13 One Stupid Tweet
This story of sadism on the internet reminds me of how John Gruber
an internet frenzy against an 80 year old man, leading to the vandalising of the victim’s house.
2015-01-16 Los Alamos Declassified
Physicist Jeremy Bernstein on the recently declassified photographs
from the atomic bomb project.
2015-01-15 French Courage, British Cowardice
The BBC places their policy of adherence to sharia above the most
rudimentary journalistic obligations. They need to study at the feet of
the reporters of France and all over Europe, who have shown courage,
solidarity, and the willingness to risk “offending.”
2015-01-11 Gigantic Paris Rally
“Police vans arrive in Place de la Republique and are applauded.
I have never seen this before at a march or demonstration.”