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David Hale laying out the basic facts, in one minute each, on: US housing demand developing-country demand for automobiles volatility in agricultural prices Did you know? Americans burn down 400,000 houses … Continue reading

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The Scenic Route

Years ago some friends and I took a roadtrip around the southeastern USA—Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina. The scenery was beautiful in the Great Smoky Mountains. But for some reason, the friend who had rented the car had … Continue reading

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Sub i, sub j

I hope I can say this in a way that makes sense. One kind of mathematical symbology your eyes eventually get used to is the “Σum over all individuals” concept: Yes, at first it’s painful, but eventually it looks no … Continue reading

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Space

The word ‘space’ has acquired several meanings, which is what you would expect of such a sexy, primitive, metaphorically rich, eminently repurposeable concept. Outer space, of course, is where cosmonauts, Hubble telescopes, television satellites, and aliens reside. It’s ℝ³, or … Continue reading

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Agriculture in the U.S. is shifting to areas like Iowa and Nebraska, where no one would live for the fun of it because it isn’t beautiful as in Montana! Here in Montana, people do want to live for the fun … Continue reading

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The True Size of Africa Maybe during the 21st century, maybe during the 22nd — sometime in the future economic growth will change the face of global culture by bringing in all of these places. I think we in the … Continue reading

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