Tag Archive: physics

Jul 27

Episode 57 – Vaguely Ikea

A fantastic episode this month! We had Adam, Rym, Churba, Nelson, and Timo the Physicist! Topics: The possible discovery of the Higgs Boson. Amazon aiming for same day delivery and how it would affect local economies. http://www.slate.com/articles/business/small_business/2012/07/amazon_same_day_delivery_how_the_e_commerce_giant_will_destroy_local_retail_.html How important is aesthetic in products? What makes for good aesthetic? And should aesthetic rule over functionality?   …

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Sep 27

Episode 35

Timo the Physicist is our special guest!  David, Scott, Rym and Thaed round out the cast.  This show is devoted entirely to science and economics tonight. Here are the topics: Ask the Economist:  new ideas on alternative currencies http://www.boingboing.net/2008/09/23/what-went-wrong.html Update on the Large Hadron Collider from someone who knows. Should the government fund pure science? …

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