Monthly Archives: April 2014

I saved eight hundred lives!!

I have heard… From the diary of a globe-trotting young cinema queen: MONDAY: The Captain saw me on deck and was kind enough to ask me to sit at his table for the rest of the trip. TUESDAY: I spent the morning on the bridge with the Captain. He took my picture leaning against the […]

No Mind, No Mirror

Hui Neng, a Chinese master, was working under his master. When Hui Neng went to his master, the master said, “For what have you come here? There is no need to come to me.” He couldn’t understand. Hui Neng thought that he was not yet ready to be accepted, but the master was seeing something […]

I’m alright so far!!

Once there was a great king who asked his magician to find him a courageous man for a dangerous mission. After a long search, the magician brought four men before his master. The king, wishing to choose the most courageous of the four, asked the magician to arrange a test. The king, the magician and […]

Is it crazy enough?

I have heard a true story, as told by Freeman Dyron… A few months ago, Werner Heisenberg and Wolfgang Pauli believed that they had made an essential step forward in the direction of a theory of elementary particles. Both the names are world-famous: Heisenberg and Pauli — two of the greatest scientists of any time, […]