Clockwork theory has been revived and reformulated by scientists from CERN to solve a difficult problem at the heart of particle physics.
On this day, let's read a chapter or two from the trilogy and remember what an enlightening experience reading the books was.
Couldn't pull myself away from reading Rajini Krish's posts all of yesterday
The Wire published a story about the 'atoms of Acharya Kanad' (background here; tl;dr: Folks at a university in Gujarat claimed an ancient Indian sage had put forth the theory of atoms centuries before John Dalton showed up). The story in question was by a professor of philosophy at IISER, Mohali, and he makes a solid… Continue reading Some notes on empiricism, etc.