The German supermarket chain Aldi has been running in Australia for 8 years now . Their standard practice for a long time has been to offer regular special deals on a few items of consumer electronics every week, my chocolate fridge is one thing I bought from Aldi .
Today Aldi have started […]
The Telegraph has a silly article titled “Aliens are likely to look and behave like us” . It’s based on the ideas of Professor Simon Conway Morris  who is a big fan of evolutionary convergence. He seems to believe that humans evolved in a way that is close to optimal and that aliens would […]
I’ve recently been diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome (AS) . Among other things this means that I am genetically predisposed to have an interest in solving technical problems and give lectures about how I solved them, but that I tend not to be a “people-person”.
AS is generally regarded as an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), but […]