The Reference Frame
Supersymmetric world from a conservative viewpoint
Friday, June 22, 2018
Hansen's testimony: 30th anniversary
Tomorrow, it will have been exactly 30 years from the day (June 23rd, 1988) when James Hansen gave a testimony before the U.S. Senate. For t...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Angela Merkel outed as a Nazi irredentist
"No moral or political justification" for Germans' territorial losses in 1945 On Monday, for an hour, I was sitting two mete...
Paying students expelled from Spanish dorms
...and replaced with a privileged race... RT (Russia Today) brought us the English version of a story (originally in Spanish ) that descr...
Sunday, June 17, 2018
SJWs insist on abolishing variables in elementary schools
I became a favorite source of quotes for the journalists who write about the constructivist methods to teach mathematics – although they som...
Saturday, June 16, 2018
History of the global warming scare 1980-2010
Guest blog by Prof Emeritus Cha-am Jamal Munshi , Thailand LM: I found this itemized list rather impressive even though it's in no way...
Friday, June 15, 2018
Hooper: we need to contain, catch stars outside the Local Group
Many physicists are getting "broader" if not "distracted". Edward Witten wrote a nice 38-page-long introduction to infor...
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Young folks born in 1991 are 5 IQ points dumber than older ones born in 1975
Norwegian researchers blame the retrograde Flynn effect on "adaptation to the environment" We often complain about the declining...
Chinese: Einstein's description of our nation is accurate
Two days ago, I mentioned a hit piece against Albert Einstein that was published in the British left-wing daily, the Grauniad (the letters...
An Indian interview with Juan Maldacena
If you have 16 spare minutes, you should listen to this fresh interview with Juan Maldacena ( transcript ). The audio sucks but he says ...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Bitcoin holders pay some 7% a year as fees to their "fund managers"
In February, I argued that the unbacked cryptocurrencies (almost all of them except for Tether) should be considered to be stocks in "...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
If you have trouble with string theory, it simply proves you're not too smart
The author of a new embarrassing anti-physics book that was released today is finally receiving the expected affirmative action from the po...
Bohr was far clearer and more rigorous than his critics
Adam Becker and Philip Ball recently released their books against quantum mechanics, the main framework encapsulating modern science. You...
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Eggless salad emoji, bikiniless beauty contest, and boyless Scouts
...not to mention the end of the Formula One grid girls... The pandemics of political correctness has spread like fire and most of the tim...
Friday, June 08, 2018
Science Magazine: a surprisingly sane review of an anti-physics book
Lost in Math: How Beauty Leads Physics Astray by anti-physics blogger Sabine Hossenfelder is going to be distributed in a few days. The boo...
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Monte Carlo fails at leptonic top pair production
The LHC collaborations have produced hundreds of papers that mostly say "everything agrees with the Standard Model, nothing new to be s...
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