i just wanted a photo of entropy

I was watching this neat BBC program with physicist Brian Cox talking about entropy. He gives a pretty good demo showing how time moves in one direction because entropy is always increasing. Things… Continue reading

adventures in clumpy coffee

This is totally-sort-of science. I make coffee every morning and most of the time my wife gets to drink some too. This morning she informed me that a couple of days ago, after… Continue reading

The First Post

It’s pretty stressful to try and come up with something extremely profound and interesting for a blog’s first post… So instead, here’s this poem about the deskphone that I just made up:    from… Continue reading