Thomas Ashley, a seasoned Philadelphia filmmaker, has a message for anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis and the prospect of undergoing radiation therapy: It's not as scary as it seems. He's telling his story in the form of a new video he produced that documents his own experience as a...
I’m scrambling to get everything done before I leave for England and SVPCA this weekend, so no time for a substantive post. Instead, some goodies from old papers I’ve been reading. Explanations will have to come in the comments, if at all. For more noodling about nerves, please see: The world’s longest cells? Speculations on […]
This is a short update on Askja and Bárðarbunga volcanoes. This information is going to get outdated quickly. I am not going to use pictures from now on (in most cases), since the situation now is complex and … Continue reading →
Even though I flew through Birmingham (and had to endure the fundamental randomness of trains in Britain), I managed to reach the Even though I flew through Birmingham (and had to endure the fundamental randomness of trains in Britain), I managed to reach the “High-dimensional Stochastic Simulation and Optimisation in Image Processing” conference location (in Goldney […]
Best Odds Corp. had its trademark infringement suit against iBus Media Limited dismissed by a District Court in Nevada when the court found that it did not have jurisdiction over the dispute. Best Odds and iBus both use the mark “MacPoker” in connection with their websites. Best Odds registered the mark in the US and then … Continue reading →