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Art, mathematics and your kidneys

What does this IMAGE have to do with kidney transplant / donor patients? The research that this diagram illustrates (carried out by Sommer Gentry and T. S. Michael, mathematicians at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., and Dorry Segev, a ...

encountering the other: Ryszard Kapuscinski

Ryszard Kapuscinski, the maverick and highly influential Polish journalist, gave a lecture that could serve as something of a manifesto to many ‘documentarists’. Well, at least on the face of it, his words seem to be addressed to those who ...

Rousseau

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, in the introduction to his book, ‘The Social Contract‘ (1762) wrote: “This little treatise is part of a larger work which I undertook many years ago without thinking of the limitations of my powers, and have long ...