The Reference Frame
Supersymmetric world from a conservative viewpoint
Friday, July 29, 2016
Hawking, Brexit, wealth, and the apocalypse
The Daily Mail was told by a CERN-based theoretical physicist that the \(750\GeV\) bump wasn't repeated in 2016. By now I have joined ...
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Socks and electrons are more analogous than Bellists pretend
On aspects that are different and especially those that are the same in classical and quantum physics Today is the last day to upgrade to W...
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Hysteria sparked by O'Reilly's slaves with good dining, housing
Michelle Obama has made the remark that the house she has been inhabiting for years, The White House, was "built by slaves". These...
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Has the Czech currency war been a "smashing success"?
I learned about the following article from a tweet by Jiří Šitler . The name means neither the supersymmetric partner of Adolf Hitler (scala...
Families from the Mexican \(\Delta(54)\) symmetry
The most similar previous blog post was one about the \(\Delta(27)\) group The first hep-ph paper ...
Monday, July 25, 2016
Experimental physicists shouldn't be trained as amateur theorists
Theoretical work is up to theorists who must do it with some standards Tommaso Dorigo of CMS is an...
Saturday, July 23, 2016
Iranians not on our side in the war of civilizations
The ax attack four days earlier took place some 200 km from the Czech border. Last night's Muni...
Friday, July 22, 2016
Resolving confusion over the term "nonlocality"
Guest blog by George Musser Few words stir up a hornet’s nest on TRF as reliably as “nonlocality,” so it is with some trepidation that I o...
Readers with Windows 7, 8.1 urged to upgrade to Windows 10
A last week to do so for free One year ago, along with many others, I immediately upgraded a Windo...
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Some people's ideas about quantum gravity are vaguely overlapping
LUX: a new LUX paper finds nothing and improves (lowers) the upper limits on the nucleon-dark-matter cross section by a factor of 4 relati...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
American-Czech bilateral ties nearly disappeared since mid 1990s
The Prague Monitor, an English-language newspaper, mentions an article in Lidové noviny, a top Czech...
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
An unbelievable reaction to the Afghani Bavarian ax attack
As you know, a 17-year-old Afghani "refugee" who was living with foster parents in Bavaria and had pictures of the the ISIS logo ...
Why the triangle notation for powers is misguided
Wrong symmetries, misleading number of vertices Eclectikus told us about this 3-week old video ...
Monday, July 18, 2016
"Shanghai maths" U-turn: 50% of British schools to adopt a rote learning method
In December 2014, I was terrified by the "progressive" opinions about the education of mat...
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