Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Links ...

  1. Toby Ord in Slate: Live Like a Grad Student … Forever: "An Oxford academic recommends living on as little as you can and giving away the rest."

  2. Timothy Morton: Should Computer “Languages” Qualify as Foreign Languages for Ph.D.s?

  3. Which are the top universities in terms of funding from NIH? Johns Hopkins leads the pack with $686 million, followed by Penn with $577 million, UWashington with $570 million, UMichigan with $565 million, and UC-San Francisco with $537 million. Here's the Top 100 list.

  4. Guardian has a fabulous video of a volcano eruption in Hawaii.