Monthly Archives: October 2013

Skype and missing LibGL.so.1 error solution

Just follow the instructions in: http://askubuntu.com/questions/285642/skype-crashes-with-a-segmentation-fault/285916#285916

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Scientific American: «Life on Earth Was Not a Fluke»

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=life-on-earth-was-not-a-fluke&WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20131025

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30 Free Essays & Stories by David Foster Wallace on the Web

We started the week expecting to publish one David Foster Wallace post. Then, because of the 50th birthday celebration, it turned into two. And now three. We spent some time tracking down free DFW stories and essays available on the web, and … Continue reading

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The Atlantic: The Rise of the New Global Elite

To grasp the difference between today’s plutocrats and the hereditary elite, who (to use John Stuart Mill’s memorable phrase) “grow rich in their sleep,” one need merely glance at the events that now fill high-end social calendars. The debutante balls … Continue reading

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Bill Stone: The caves and the moon

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David Deutsch: Chemical scum that dream of distant quasars

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