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Book review: Darwinia
Reviewed: Friday, August 11, 2006

Summer reading: Spin
Reviewed: Saturday, August 5, 2006

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the Omnivoire's Delimma
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the Golem's Eye
Reviewed: Wednesday, May 31, 2006


Girding for the Grid
Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Interesting article by Carole Goble of myGrid UK (isn't that cute, myGrid!? I think they should have called themselves iGrid). She discusses the different uses biologists and physicists may have for Grid Computing. There is a huge need for extremely flexible, loosely coupled and adaptive systems. I think that Richard Gabriel is right when he says that we need to move away from axiomatic systems and towards biologically inspired ones (indeed, that's part of why I love Lisp). My slogan for it is: patterns not protocols. Now all I need is an actual example but that may be a bit of work!


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