Thursday, July 24, 2008

Links ...

Yogesh Upadhyaya: IIT-JEE - The Untold Story. Covers the history of this examination; and has a short quote from yours truly (from this post).

Seema Singh: Scientists' love-hate relationship with media.

Via Chris Blattman, "a Chinese government poster informing citizens people of eight things they should not ask foreigners."

Kieran Healy: Standard Model of Sociophysics.

Female Science Professor: What an insult.


  1. Anonymous said...

    From the JEE link:

    "Then a committee of senior faculty with all the collected questions sits in a room. The room is then locked up and the members are not allowed to come out for few days till the question paper sets are prepared."

    A few days? Wow! I'd hate to be in that committee.