Archive for December 29th, 2008

Newton in the NYT

Well, we have not said anything new while the holidays have been going on.
That’s not about to change.

In the meantime you might want to take a look at the op-ed blog article in the New York Times about Newton. It actually explains quite a bit about calendars and various fixes that were put in place as the measurement of what we call a year improved. This also explains why we should celebrate Newton’s birthday for ten days instead of one.

Also, if you feel nostalgic for video games from the 70’s and early 80’s, maybe you can add a bit of gravity for the occasion.

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