Siamese Cats and the Optic Chiasm

the sensitive motor Anatomy constrains function | Function drives anatomy As a general rule of thumb, information about the right side of the body is represented in the left side of the brain, and information about the left side is represented on the right.  This is called lateralization.  While that’s probably only mildly interesting to most people, it can […]

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In what way can philosophy, or philosophical thinking contribute to the physical sciences?

The MOOC’s Essays Richard P. Feynman Physicist hero and Nobel laureate, Richard Feynman, was known for not being particularily fond of philosophy. In his Auckland lecture on Quantum Mechanics, he addresses philosophy with the polemic challenge that “if you don’t like the universe as it is, go somewhere else, to another universe where the rules […]

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Breaking: Fatal Courtroom Act Ruins Michael ‘hockey stick’ Mann

NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT By Paul Homewood Is the Michael Mann/Tim Ball case coming to a head? John Sullivan writes: Penn State climate scientist, Michael ‘hockey stick’ Mann commits contempt of court in the ‘climate science trial of the century.’ Prominent alarmist shockingly defies judge and refuses to surrender data for open […]

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Wazifa Counter using Speech Processing in Matlab

A friend asked some time before to develop a tool which counts the number of times a wazifa has been recited. It had to use only voice input when hands were not free such as during driving. Here is a version-0 of an attempt at solving the problem. A program is written in Matlab script […]

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Angular 2 AoT compilation with Webpack

Encoded Labs In this article I am going to explain how to enable Angular 2 Ahead-of-Time (AoT) template compilation with Webpack 2, using the @ngtools/webpack loader. Ahead-of-Time (AoT, also called “offline”) template compilation results in smaller application code size and faster initial rendering compared to Just-in-Time (JiT, also called “dynamic”) template compilation. If you’d like more details […]

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