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How long is too long?

This past weekend was our departmental retreat, where we all head out to a big old house for a whole day of short talks and good food. We also invite our prospective students to come so we can show off … Continue reading

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A quote to be fond of

“No scientific theory is worth anything unless it enables us to predict something which is actually going on. Until that is done, theories are a mere game of words, and not such a good game as poetry.” – J. B. … Continue reading

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