Mathematics is the only good metaphysics.
Chicken, eggs, tomatoes and pinapple, I never would have thought that this blog would feature rotten food. But even there you can find (some) beauty (especially because the Internet does not transmit the smell).
Over a period of nine months, fine art photographer Klaus Pichler turned the bathroom of his studio apartment into a curated collection of plastic containers, each containing food items available to the average citizen of industrialized Europe.
Full history at National Geographic: Visualizing Waste: Klaus Pichler’s Gorgeous, Rotting Food.
Everything in this 1991 RadioShack ad exists in a single smartphone. This one and some other unexpected facts at Thinking Humanity: Unbelievable…These 23 Mind Blowing Facts Will DESTROY Your Understanding Of Time. I’m pretty sure more than one surprises you.
I do not know if it’s worth so much work for this, but the truth is that it’s really cool, love it!
h/t Facebook (Architecture & Engineering)
A simulation of gravitationally interacting dark matter particles in the Universe shows the stringy nature of dark matter, peppered with voids, over the largest distance scales.
Interview with P. A. M. Dirac By Thomas S. Kuhn and Eugene Paul Wigner At Wigner’s home, Princeton, New Jersey April 1, l962
About Dirac I always recomend this wonderful book from Graham Farmelo: The Strangest Man: The Hidden Life of Paul Dirac, Mystic of the Atom, and alternatively, this conference by the author: