Chris Crawford’s Random Ruminations on Irrelevant Topics
December 5th: China in early Modern Times, an explanation of why the West leapfrogged past everbody else.
December 4th: How much should you care about grades? Advice for the student.
December 2nd: Brave versus Finding Nemo: a comparison of two animated films from Pixar.
November 30th: Book review time! Intellectual Curiosity and the Scientific Revolution, by Toby E. Huff
November 29th: observations made during a trip to Nevada and Arizona.
November 16th: Algorithms for Lying in Siboot
November 14th: the Latest Conversation Spaghetti Graph for Siboot
November 13th: a thought-provoking essay: The Unlikelihood of Extraterrestrial Technological Societies
November 12th: book review: Reason and Society in the Middle Ages
November 11th: Wringing My Hands Over Glyphs
November 10th: Siboot: Back to Spaghetti Diagrams
November 9th: Siboot: General Strategy
November 8th: Siboot: Deciding What to Say
November 8th: how technology advances
November 6th: new spaghetti diagrams for Siboot
November 5th: Obelisks and Tentpoles: why the West got science and the others did not.
November 4th: a new design essay for Siboot: One Problem, Two Solutions
November 1st: Moving right along with Siboot algorithms