How Fractals Can Explain What’s Wrong with Wall Street

The geometry that describes the shape of coastlines and the patterns of galaxies also elucidates how stock prices soar and plummet. [Hat tip to FinanceProfessor.com]

The Economist Has No Clothes

Unscientific assumptions in economic theory are undermining efforts to solve environmental problems.

Editor’s Note: you may or may not agree with this short article, but it is thought provoking and thus I think worth reading (including the comments)…

Nathan Myhrvold

Software is a gas. It expands to fill its container…After all, if we hadn’t brought your processor to its knees, why else would you get a new one?