An attempt to understand myself, nature, and the world at large.
19 June 2007
I'm glad I don't work in particle theory
It seems that being a particle theory professor at a Boston area university (in particular Harvard or MIT) makes you a magnet for crackpots. Lubos Motl described an encounters with a crackpot. I guess putting up with strangers wandering into academic offices is the price we pay for the open nature of academia.