Yesterday’s Thoughts

Archive for 2010

December 24, 2010

A Physicist Turns the City Into an Equation

Jane Jacobs meets biology and physics!A Physicist Turns the City Into an Equation.

May 25, 2010

Cool. Check. Scary. Check.

This robot from USC moves amazingly. That it is funded by DARPA makes me think twice about what it might be used for.

April 12, 2010

Visiting the San Francisco of 1850.

Chris Carlsson has a lovely post on SF Streets Blog called Walking Through the San. It is the first of what promises to be a series on the history of San Francisco Transit History. I was very moved to contemplate the San Francisco Peninsula in the earliest days of European occupation and I’m looking forward […]

March 31, 2010

Words to Live By

Stumbling Through Mediocrity