A boycott of Elsevier?

The Register is reporting that there is growing dissatisfaction with the way Elsevier, a publisher of many of the world’s top academic journals, is doing business. Citing a blog post by Tim Gowers, The Register says that the high cost of subscriptions and the company’s support of things like SOPA is causing a lot of […]


Every breath you take

Just like you, I lie awake at night and worry about life’s bigger questions, like: how quickly does chocolate spoil? Should I eat that piece of cake before morning? And then: Which is best at 3 a.m., whipped cream or ice cream? Of course, I’m not always that deep. Sometimes I wonder: Just what exactly […]

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