Ben Eggleston

University of Kansas

Sites I like

Nietzsche Family Circus

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The Nietzsche Family Circus

Finally, a use for that darned cartoon.

The Becker-Posner Blog

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The Becker-Posner Blog

Dual (occasionally dueling) essays, weekly until Becker’s death in 2014. Models of clarity, argument, and making you wonder where they found the time. icon

Just a really neat site.


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Another really neat site.

Wescoe history

original plan for Wescoe Hall

“From Sky-soar to Eyesore”

A well-researched and colorfully written essay giving a history of Wescoe Hall, which it calls “truly unlovely to behold.” The picture above shows how the building was originally designed to look.

Strogatz columns

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Professor Steven Strogatz’s New York Times series on math

These fifteen columns are very nicely done.

Digital Object Identifer System

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The Digital Object Identifer (DOI®) System

A fantastic resource.