Posts Tagged ‘Philosophy’

Peer Review at a Crossroads

Posted on: September 29th, 2023 by admin 2 Comments

What are the origins of peer review? In September 2015 I addressed this question in my Friday blog, pointing out that The […]

It’s All About Resolution

Posted on: June 19th, 2015 by admin

At CapeRay we have embraced the Apple design philosophy and use their products whenever appropriate. For example, our central control system for […]

Paying Tribute to an Icon

Posted on: July 18th, 2014 by admin 2 Comments

It was 96 years ago today, on 18 July 1918, in the village of Mvezo on the banks of the Mbashe […]

A Conflict of Interest

Posted on: July 19th, 2013 by admin

One of the defining moments in the Inside Job, an award-winning documentary about the world financial crisis, is an interview with Frederic Mishkin, an economist […]

Comics and Medical Storytelling

Posted on: April 5th, 2013 by admin

The success of TV shows like House and Grey’s Anatomy, the latter a focus of last week’s blog, shows there’s a hunger among the general […]

Searching for Sugar Man

Posted on: March 1st, 2013 by admin

Stephen Segerman who tracked down Rodriguez. Copyright Sony. There’s an uplifting story connecting Detroit and Cape Town that came into sharp […]

Buddha in a Business Suit

Posted on: November 23rd, 2012 by admin 1 Comment

For many centuries the country of Tibet, encompassing the Himalayan mountains, was shrouded in mystery and cut off from the outside world. […]