Monthly Archives: May 2013

Of vulgar mechanicks

A Vulgar Mechanick can practice what he has been taught or seen done, but if he is in an error he knows not how to find it out and correct it, and if you put him out of his road … Continue reading

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2013 Abel Prize

A well written note by Frenkel that attempts to explain Deligne’s work that won him this year’s Abel Prize.

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Multitasking with studying

Another report on how students don’t learn as well when they attempt to multi-task.

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What’s an eigenface?

With the recent korean wave, we get to see lots of Korean pop, tv, movie stars in the media. But I found that I can never tell them apart. Especially, the ladies, tall, thin, beautiful but too homogenous. (Of course, … Continue reading

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