LANL physicist Wojciech Żurek honored in Poland

LANL physicist Wojciech Żurek recently received two honorary doctorates in Krakow, Poland. Courtesy photo Teacher. Wojciech Żurek recently received one of two honorary doctorate honors in Krakow, Poland. Courtesy photo Staff report: Professor Wojciech Żurek, theoretical physicist at the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), recently received two honorary doctorates. AGH …

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The four women who upset philosophy

November 6, 2021 The women are up to something. By Benjamin Lipscomb. Oxford University Press; 326 pages; $ 27.95 and £ 20 “THERE HAS never been a woman who could do philosophy as she can. This is what Philippa Foot said of her friend, Elizabeth Anscombe, in a recommendation to …

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The PaSh project – Taking the Unix philosophy one step further

The PaSh project gives your POSIX script some superpowers using parallelization to speed up execution times. This leads to faster results for data scientists, engineers, biologists, economists, administrators and programmers. I remember the days when the saying was “Learn Perl so you don’t have to learn the Shell and its …

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