Byråkratins ökning i universitetsvärlden

The Nobel peace prize is a who’s who of hawks, hypocrites and war criminals

Turn it up. It’s the Beach Boys. ♬

May the sting be with you: Another journal prank, too good to overlook

…I created a spoof manuscript about “midi-chlorians” – the fictional entities which live inside cells and give Jedi their powers in Star Wars. I filled it with other references to the galaxy far, far away, and submitted it to nine journals under the names of Dr Lucas McGeorge and Dr Annette Kin.

Apparently, I never listen to music at 11 AM. I had no idea. is a really fun complement to, which of course is a must if you are interested in your listening history.

Guilty of most. But English is not my native language, so I’m going to use that as an excuse.

Om man inte drömmer blir man galen,
men mitt i drömmen väcks man av förståndet,
som beställer en traditionell engelsk frukost.
Man fĂĄr gĂĄ halvgalen en dag till.

Werner Aspenström (1976). ”Drömmen” Ur Ordbok.

Glen Campbell, hit singer and guitarist, dead at 81

I very rarely listen to country music but when I do it is often to hear this guy play guitar.

In this sense, science, as physicist Steven Weinberg has emphasized, does not make it impossible to believe in God, but rather makes it possible to not believe in God. Without science, everything is a miracle. With science, there remains the possibility that nothing is. Religious belief in this case becomes less and less necessary, and also less and less relevant” (Krauss, 2012, A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather than Nothing, p. 182).

Tanometer – a not advertised feature of Apple Watch.