Nothing About Potatoes | Things I found on the internet. Cannot guarantee 100% potato-free.
(Thanks to Simon for reminding me of this important probability lesson!)
At random, you are tested for Malady X. Alarmingly (particularly given that you don’t even know what Malady X is) the test comes back positive. But you know these tests are not always perfect – there’s a chance that it’s wrong, and you don’t really [...]
It’s Things 100. Time for some particularly epic Things.
I remember reading (in Critical Path, lent to me by John) that Buckminster-Fuller felt it was very difficult to watch a sunset or sunrise and intuitively apprehend that what you see is due to the earth turning – but that if we could succeed at doing so, [...]