Tagged: John Baez

On homeopathics, and physics - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Jan 12, 2011

After a somewhat extended sojourn, I have returned, once more, unto the breach.  Dear friends. Just a brief one today, as I find my stride again, comprised of two bits. ————————- First up!  Homeopathy.  As y’all may have realised, I am most certainly not one of its proponents.  Anything but, in fact (which reminds me, I have some very interesting … Read More

The first blog? - A Measure of Science

Shaun Hendy Dec 05, 2009

In 1993 a physicist called John Baez started posting This Week's Finds in Mathematical Physics to several usenet newsgroups. At the time usenet was more like a modern discussion forum, except that everyone posted using their real names. However, the style and regularity of John’s posts very much anticipated the modern blog, even if the web wasn’t yet world-wide, and … Read More