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The Short Brilliant Life of Evariste Galois

In May of 1831 in a Paris restaurant, a young revolutionary stood among a group of like-minded men and gave a mocking toast to the then French King Louis Philippe. For his brash act the 19 year old was arrested and jailed marking the beginning of a year-long devolution to his tragic death. The scene … Continue reading

The Florentine Camerata

The Florentine Camerata were a group of artists and intellectuals of the late 16th century who gathered together to discuss and shape the latest developments in art, music and science. This blog is in the same spirit a commentary on contemporary developments in technology and science as well as my thoughts and experiences as both … Continue reading