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BREAKING NEWS! Modern Scientists Adopt Research Strategies Inspired by Bacteria

We use to be few, but now we are manywith hands this varied we are able touse bacteria’s solution:i.e., mindlessly recombineexperimental permutationsno matter if they rhymeHoping them pertinent,we mindlessly mutateat an astonishing rateno need to be prescientSuperfluous sentience!And in this mindless danceof brownian particles in tranceone of which may stumblewhen attempting a mamboon that which nature callstelos, purpose, or functiongranting the inventorlike a kind benefactor,this omnipotent demiurgeawards assets to survival --in evolution's bingowinners multiply and surgeMajority rulesall th

Tagung: Die Produktivität von Musikkulturen

Zusammen mit Dennis Mathei, Jan Kühn und Hendrik Neubauer veranstalte ich die Tagung „Die Produktivität von Musikulturen„. Dort sollen Entwicklungsdynamiken von Musikstilen, Szenen, (Sub)Kulturen etc. thematisiert und mit Verständnissen des Begriffs Produktivität konfrontiert werden.

Of Bdays and Spatiotemporal Hellicoids

As we move unavoidably futurewisepunctuating discretelythe hellicoid of our livesday to day and also hourlyfrom the moment of conceptionoscillating linearly,periodically shining light,incorporating revolutions --around the sun and in our minds-- that admit a projectionwhere all points coincidewith the onset of existencebut: the projection point can be arbitrary selected.

Quasi-Synchronous Emergence of Ideas

and i wonderedwhat creates correlation,who diffuses information,which is the medium of polination, who stands on the cusp, andhow much of phenomenonis due to entangled neutrinos.and i wonder,what is knowable.and i wonderwhy i wonderuntil wonderloses wonderthus i wandered.*dedication censored

Visceral Thinking

The brain is like the gut in the head:Food for thoughtMay cause indigestionThe gut is like the brain of the belly:Ideas are nourishedThrough its convolutionsTruth be toldI don't need to know howAs I already felt thatIn my gutswhen i thinkthoughts are in* To Antonio Damasio

Sun Ra und die Verkörperung des Weltalls

Laudatio anlässlich des 100. Geburtstags von Sun Ra, 22.05.2014, Big Buttinsky, Osnabrück. Lizenz: Creative Commons CC-BY 3.0

Neuroanatomy for the Uninitiated

Parallel Fibers and Purkinje Cells from Mario Negrello on Vimeo.I've been meaning to put this online for a while. A rendition, with artistic licenses, of the interaction between purkinje cells and parallel fibers, a source of endless fascination.As Braitenberg said "neuroanatomy is what is left when all the problems of the neuron are solved".


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