Weekend miscellany

Music

The “Jimi Hendrix of South India”

Science and engineering

Solar panels and haute cuisine
Why Fukushima made me stop worrying and love nuclear power

Medicine

What happens to doctors who think outside the box?

New books

LaTeX Beginner’s Guide published
Probability and Statistics for Programmers with Python

New notes

Emacs and Unicode
Bessel functions in SciPy

Math and art

M. C. Escher: More mathematics than meets the eye
Albrecht Dürer’s ruler and compass constructions

Math and databases

noSQL as a categorical dual to SQL