• Further Reading


    Excellent critical essay on Wittgenstein, his philosophy and his life. A new, longitudinal, study suggests that chocolate consumption is associated with better cognitive function. The American philosopher Hilary Putnam has passed away aged 89. A new replication study calls into question the ego depletion effect, the idea that willpower is a limited resource. I, too, try not to be pedantic about conditionals. How Snapchat built a business. Three researchers attempt to bring some rigor to the math of melody. The 2016 Abel Prize goes to Andrew Wiles. And two great quotes by David Lynch and Umberto Eco.

  • Orkestra Obsolete play Blue Monday using 1930s instruments


    Orkestra Obsolete play Blue Monday using 1930s instruments, incl. a diddley bow, harmonium, zither and theramin.