When it came time for me to give my talk on the subject, I started off by...– Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman! page 72. Richard Feynman talking about when he took a course on Cell Biology. Nowadays, specially with the Internet being so pervasive and all, memorizing information just for the sake of memorizing is a huge waste of time.
After interest in the dangers of asteroid strikes was heightened by a series of...– Rendezvous with Rama - Project Spaceguard. Isn’t it weird how Hollywood is the spearhead of our technological progress?
Meticulous, yes. Methodical. Educated. They were these things. Nothing...– Introduction to Primer
the passenger: shi luks laik shis jaiding litel nats in jer chiks, laik ei chipmank (ekspept chipmanks ar rili kiut)
the passenger: http://img2.timeinc.net/people/i/2007/stylewatch/gallery/red_lips/miley_cyrus.jpg
the passenger: chipmank! luuuk!
Quasi-mathematical questions arise naturally when one transcends one’s...– Innumeracy by John Allen Paulos, Paparback page 109.