Archive for December, 2004

Although alpha itself is simple enough at the molecular level, the derivation is complicated, its exposition has been spaced out over several posts and, alas, several months, and a summary is in order. Besides, the girlfriend wants one. Now 100% formula-free! In Part 1: Starting From Zero The history of philosophy, ethics in particular, was […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted December 7, 2004 @ 11:50 AM | Alpha Theory

Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and pursuit, is thought to aim at some good; and for this reason the good has rightly been declared to be that at which all things aim. –Aristotle The moment has arrived. Weve invoked the laws of thermodynamics, probability and the law of large numbers; we […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted December 4, 2004 @ 12:36 PM | Alpha Theory