Hello from Texas! I’m in the countryside near Austin for a month to work on my projects, mainly the Journal of Actually Well-Written Science (which I r…
Thirty years on this planet and I've never really looked into how dishwashers work — until now
Are these government megaprojects a good thing?
Why is classical Greek sculpture used so much in this meme of an aesthetic?
And why it seems easier to forecast technology than aesthetics
And, uh, whatever the part in the middle about a Buddhist republic in Russia was supposed to be
The rabbit-hole went straight on like a tunnel for some way, and then dipped suddenly down, so suddenly that Alice had not a moment to think about stop…
And so this newsletter has time-travelled from last Sunday right into your inbox
How does one even start answering this question?
As well as invented future ones because why not
Which one are you willing to sacrifice: clarity, brevity, information richness, or complexity?
Of the newsletter and of 2021, respectively