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Studies in brown

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31 Dec 2021
Leaflet by Caleb Crain
Chad Orzel: A Brief History of Timekeeping

Subscribe now Give a gift subscription Share Chad Orzel is a physicist and science writer who has been blogging for twenty years. He’s the author of four books, Breakfast with Einstein: The Exotic Physics…

20 Jan 2022 • 1 min read
Razib Khan's Unsupervised Learning by Razib Khan
Ancient Ife and its masterpieces of African art: transforming glass, copper and terracotta into sculptural symbols of power and ritual

The art of the ancient city of Ife has since its "discovery" in the 19th century, occupied a special position in the corpus of African and global artworks; the sublime beauty, remarkable expressiveness…

16 Jan 2022 • 28 min read
African History Extra by isaac Samuel
READING: John Holbo (2010): Libertarianism, Property Rights, & Self-Ownership

Become a free subscriber to receive this ‘Stack in your email. Do note that this Grasping Reality newsletter is a reader-supported publication—I really would like to collect enough from it to hire an RA…

12 Jan 2022 • 18 min read
Brad DeLong's Grasping Reality by Brad DeLong
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Leaflet by Caleb Crain
One Year Later

Dear Subscribers, I’ve added this little addendum to my comparison of January 6 2021 to the February 6 1934 riots in France. Re-Considering January 6—One Year Later So what has happened in the year since…

06 Jan 2022 • < 1 min read
Unpopular Front by John Ganz


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Leaflet by Caleb Crain
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Leaflet by Caleb Crain
Understanding Conversations with Tyler
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The Common Reader by Henry Oliver