As I make arrangements to close down things in the lab and prepare for a bit of turkey and ham, I thought I’d put up some of my favourite blog posts from the last year:
- Top of the list is The Industrial Ecosystem“. A lovely thought experiment and a very satisfying answer. ‘s “
- For my friend Niall, “Resilience or Why there are so many of us“. The most memorable TED quote you’re likely to come across.
- Paul Graham writes many great essays, but I particularly enjoyed this one called Cities and Ambition. To understand why Paul’s answer is so good, compare Paul Kedrosky’s piece on the same topic.
Finally, for a bit of fun, check out the Austrian Hexapod Dance Competition: