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Archive for July, 2007

July 25, 2007

Find Clipboard

Here’s a keyboard shortcut that I don’t think I ever learned. From the TextMate documentation: 4.5.2 Find Clipboard Two useful key equivalents are ⌘E and ⌘G. The first copies the selection to the shared find clipboard. This works in the majority of applications and allows you to find the next occurrence of that string by […]

July 10, 2007

Gut Reasoning

Reasoning, when we do it, is mostly to find justification for what we already believe. Jonathan Haidt, a social psychologist at the University of Virginia, in here.

July 6, 2007

The Search for Weird Life

The search for life in the universe is expanding. A National Academy of Sciences panel is recommending that NASA and the National Science Foundation support searching for forms of life that are different than those which we have experienced. So called weird life would be based on a fundamentally different chemistry than known life forms, […]