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The sins of economics

I was directed to a post by Tyler Durden with the title, The Farce That Is Economics: Richard Feynman On The Social Sciences. As it happens I disagree with Feynman about the social sciences, and especially with his criticisms of economics. 640 more words

Economic Theory And Policy

Book 170: Don't You Have Time to Think? by Richard P. Feynman

Don’t You Have Time to Think? by Richard P. Feynman
Finished reading on May 3rd, 2015
Rating: 9/10

If you’ve ever thought what could a famous scientist possibly communicate about with other people, then this collection of Richard Feynman’s letters is a great one to read, as you can read his correspondence with other scientists, relatives and fans. 125 more words

Book Review

Addition

NaIn 1959, Richard Feynman gave a talk about how theres plenty of room at the bottom(http://www.pa.msu.edu/~yang/RFeynman_plentySpace.pdf), encouraging thinkers to build smaller functional objects in a precise manner as opposed to large scale designs. 426 more words

Technology

Baltimore Curfew = More Black Babies / let's get physical

This is how you do it Boston, do it for me and do it for National Security. Stick it to the man, by sticking it in the woman. 20 more words

Don't Forget The Sandwich From Which You Came From.

ATTP on Lomberg’s Australian Funding

Blogger …and then there’s physics (ATTP) joins in the hullabaloo about Bjorn Lomberg’s Lomborg’s Consensus Centre is getting A$4m of funding to set up a branch at the University of Western Australia. 1,498 more words

Climate Change

Gravity 11: Ripples in Spacetime

by Shane L. Larson

We have travelled far in our journey to explore gravity, far from home and into the deep reaches of the Cosmos. But all that we know, all that we have learned, has been discovered from our home here, on the shores of the Cosmic Ocean. 2,108 more words

Practice