If research papers had a comment section it might look like this. This is how a lot of blog comments look like anyhow.
In the air waves there is a lot of discussion of the recent paper by Hartle and Srednicki about doing science in a very large universe. This has been discussed here and here. I’ve been waiting for my chance to write a rant on issues about typicality, but I will do as a typical blogger and just reshuffle other news around.
Oswaldo Zapata has a new essay on the music of the superspheres. Erm that should be music of the superstrings. I haven’t read it yet (I’m way way too busy right now), but I’m sure something interesting can be picked from it.
Jacques has started posting again and suggested some interesting music to listen to. I have recently stumbled on some great performances by Clapton.
Here is one.
Actually, I’ve considered going through all of the live versions of Layla available to compare them. There are some other great versions with Mark Knopfler and Phil Collins. You should go find them.