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Tag Archives: Claude Levi-Strauss

ALLOMETRY, THOMPSON, AND THE BRAIN

ISN’T IT fascinating how one thing leads to another? An article on whales in The New York Times jogs my memory about D’Arcy Thompson, a scientist whose work got me … Continue reading

June 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

THE VILLAGE OF PETER FRITZ

PETER FRITZ did more than sell insurance in Vienna, Austria. In the 1950s and 1960s, during his spare time Fritz built architectural models. Indeed, he left more than enough structures … Continue reading

July 22, 2016 · Leave a comment