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Sararīman

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Joined Twitter 8/9/14


IBM claims to be able to simulate Google's leaked quantum supremacy result using a classical supercomputer in 2.5 d… https://t.co/LcqzKEqwDz
Retweeted by Don't PanikWord of the Day: “palynology” - the science of pollen analysis (Ancient Greek παλύνειν, “to sprinkle”; πάλη, “dust”… https://t.co/iNta0OIay2
Retweeted by Don't Panik @nandinisgTOI Depends on who was hunting what, I think. Royal hunts of game like deer involved cheetahs, while if y… https://t.co/kRDcUXYOcuTo the Hunt. Attributed to Hiranand. Mughal, 1600. Christie's. https://t.co/tQt4Jfj2aDA friend wrote to me " Pt Mansur took very few disciples. A brilliant one was Pt Siddharama Jambaladinni. Unfortuna… https://t.co/NYDPH0mRfZ
Retweeted by Don't PanikEverything is yet reborn. Perhaps. Joana Gama, piano. Für Alina. Arvo Pärt. https://t.co/5FeiZDy8pm
10/23
2019
Arvo Pärt. Como la cierva sedienta. Patricia Rozario, soprano. https://t.co/BlUE3pwT0hAutumn rain. Grey mist, yellow leaves. Steam of black tea.tomorrow https://t.co/lXyNzlcqUt
Retweeted by Don't Panik“Prime editing,” a new #CRISPR genome-editing tool, created by @davidrliu/@liugroup combines two key proteins and a… https://t.co/ppmu9EbkjV
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10/22
2019
After SC allowing the construction at #Aarey,the sage sadly embraces a tree & birds join the mourning #अरण्यरुदन ?… https://t.co/dzmXOugAlZ
Retweeted by Don't Panik @Tracy_Chevalier @five_books "We imagine that we’ve transcended our ancestors’ close relationship with trees. But t… https://t.co/NqRl754hjl
Retweeted by Don't Panik @joshtpm @felixsalmon @MerriamWebster Unterbuswerfen? @delong Here are a couple of paragraphs from Trautmann on elephants as discussed in the Arthashastra (Trautmann is… https://t.co/VDbONZmRXW
Retweeted by Don't PanikThe Persian translation of Balmiki Ramayana by Sumerchand preserved in Rampur Raza Library It consists of 258 rare… https://t.co/pWibixjKY2
Retweeted by Don't PanikVallabhadeva: Seeing in himself no merit, he wants others the same to be and, if not, laments that in this world n… https://t.co/ypRkeVw29J
Retweeted by Don't PanikWho knew Vivaldi would sound so perfect in the subway tunnel? https://t.co/kH1Y4gbTT2
Retweeted by Don't Panik“Time is always the price we pay for the unlived life”. https://t.co/wulFDw94vc"Using deep learning technology, it recovers missing characters from a damaged ancient text by predicting character… https://t.co/DvMHkuMrJy
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10/21
2019
Earth, Venus, Mercury... and the Parker Probe. It keeps flying near Venus and getting pushed closer to the Sun.… https://t.co/fmJ2ivzpIW
Retweeted by Don't PanikWhatever it was that made this earth the base, the world its life, the wind its pillar, arranged the lotus & the mo… https://t.co/aXx11AmkJU
Retweeted by Don't Panik @DalrympleWill Those are amazing shots. Especially the one from Skardu.Detail: Dara Shukoh. Mughal, 1655. Khalili Collection. https://t.co/X6qws64N71Dara Shukoh. Mughal, 1655. Khalili Collection. https://t.co/SETOSBGTWRUstad Ali Akbar Khan. Raga Malayalam. Alaap, Jod. EMI, 1977. In memory of his parents, Alam & Malaya. https://t.co/I4dw0DUYOS
Retweeted by Don't PanikThis never fails to break my defences. All heartbreak & magic. Pt. Bhimsen Joshi. Raga Jaijaiwanti. Vilambit Khayal. https://t.co/HXsyfAmYLL
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10/20
2019
@Pushback_stream @HesperusThinks @fisheyedmeena @Zeelaf01 @Chemburstudio @DalrympleWill @farida_art @zpr27https://t.co/Q7EQTiwPfm @SanghaSukhmani But the boatmen still sing, as twilight falls and smell of curried fish wafts to the helm? @LaliMAndrade They are wonderful, aren't they? The 1930s must have been the golden age of travel posters. Many on my TL."In the years since I have become familiar with a cornucopia of native rice varieties (also called landraces) that… https://t.co/wWrXHMT2px
Retweeted by Don't PanikFatehpur Sikri. See India series. Leonard Cusden. 1930. https://t.co/pgfhnnPyDt @Pushback_stream @HesperusThinks @fisheyedmeena @Zeelaf01 @Chemburstudio @DalrympleWill @farida_art @zpr27https://t.co/5dBQZoum16Jute Boats on the Brahmaputra. See India series. Gerald George Wynne Trevredyn Tait. 1930s. https://t.co/qORTau2wQgLovely colors in this beautiful Ragamala gem.Wonder y Kshemakarna’s text is partially struck in this one.Veena seem… https://t.co/cELUOnJsBu
Retweeted by Don't Panik“If we can ingest a chemical from our environment that changes the epigenomes of the egg or sperm, why couldn’t our… https://t.co/3p8Un6pW0M
Retweeted by Don't PanikIf the benefits of green spaces on mental health become clearer over time, it could change how we build cities… https://t.co/xE1lU1zXgb
Retweeted by Don't PanikTwo women completed a seven-hour spacewalk on Friday https://t.co/120f1IAVv0 by @SciGuySpace
Retweeted by Don't PanikDormant for 500 years, a potentially deadly fault in California has started to move https://t.co/odFClv33Mr https://t.co/My1FZdh61O
Retweeted by Don't PanikThe most Chinese story today. A man in Guangxi paid 2m to have a competitor killed. The guy kept half, hired anothe… https://t.co/O85id7EucD
Retweeted by Don't PanikBoeing is the Republican Party of aircraft manufacturers--they both knew something was dreadfully wrong in 2016, we… https://t.co/JenFcu6PEC
Retweeted by Don't Panik1/4 Impressive lineup of pieces with take-no-prisoners clarity in @nytopinion print edition today . First, the rem… https://t.co/cQImCNHUaR
Retweeted by Don't Panik @ErrorTheorist @KS1729 Anything by P. G. Wodehouse.
10/19
2019
Last Light. https://t.co/OySiWwcRWZWhy is #google free? Why are so many goods free? Learn more from @ATabarrok's talk on "Economics of a Free Good" he… https://t.co/3WJW8rTErG
Retweeted by Don't PanikTwo Sikh Princes on horseback with attendants holding parasols, Punjab Plains, c.1860. unknown artist & unfortunate… https://t.co/iwOdylZd10
Retweeted by Don't Panik @AmberMDarr Of course, I meant a hundred more birthday dawns, at least. One must be precise.I heard #MarkZuckerberg's ‘free expression’ speech, in which he referenced my father. I'd like to help Facebook bet… https://t.co/cElNmhecv8
Retweeted by Don't Panik @AmberMDarr You are kind as always. @AmberMDarr Oh, a very happy birthday to you! And at least a hundred more happy dawns to you. (After that it will h… https://t.co/7CFuxRY5Q2LIVE NOW: Tune in to watch the first #AllWomanSpacewalk in human history! 👩🏻‍🚀 Starting at approximately 7:50am E… https://t.co/YZpfG4S4g7
Retweeted by Don't PanikDawn. 18th October, 2019. https://t.co/XIkfK9cCjr @Zeelaf01 @VaishaliNarkar @DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @farida_art @PunchTantrum @PunjabiRooh @zpr27 @OnlineMythIndiahttps://t.co/bIU4JzcHiy
Retweeted by Don't PanikMaharaja with Children. Rajasthan, 1875. Galloway gallery. https://t.co/EJpIeSYMk9Trump vs. Trump: Kurds Edition https://t.co/eqMMwNWtlg
Retweeted by Don't PanikMy artwork was about appropriation. San Francisco’s Asian Art Museum tried to appropriate it. https://t.co/7FYoZaVLiU
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10/18
2019
Damn! https://t.co/6X7GuHOgVO"Look, this is my fifth (!) letter asking about your welfare" #AskTwice from a boy's letter to his dad from 1800… https://t.co/v7m55AmEtT
Retweeted by Don't PanikA #Sikh School, #Lahore 1840. Kneeling teacher with pupils in class with one punished. A late comer is wishing the… https://t.co/pJpnSYR8MQ
Retweeted by Don't PanikA million people are jailed at China's gulags. I managed to escape. Here's what really goes on inside https://t.co/UOR4Q9xS4T
Retweeted by Don't PanikDiscovered: Unknown yellow colours from antiquity https://t.co/lnDunEXcRh
Retweeted by Don't Panik @DalrympleWill @rkarnad Indeed. I had quite forgotten. Mussolini, that original fascist, borrowed the symbol from Imperial Rome.The Last Toast - Akhmatova I drink to our ruined house, To all of life’s evils too, To our mutual loneliness, And… https://t.co/B74C1cYaPf
Retweeted by Don't PanikI hope the focus on Mark Zuckerberg's efforts to ingratiate himself and his company with the far right will lead to… https://t.co/kHbtoke3Zh
Retweeted by Don't PanikCan't wait to teach my students about "beats". The fun thing is they can HEAR them as well as see them. Try it usin… https://t.co/7tMKbTJeuq
Retweeted by Don't Panik @Niirbhay I had quite forgotten that! Thanks. @emswam Fascinating factoid! Fascicle from the same source as well.This is more fascine. First encountered these words in the brilliant book Farthest Field by @rkarnad and now, again… https://t.co/tlcXNTvikbActually, the picture above is more gabion, I think: they seem filled with rocks. gabion /ˈgeɪbɪən/ ORIGIN: Fren… https://t.co/7fIo8uU8lJWord of the day. fascine /faˈsiːn/ ORIGIN: French from Latin fascina, from fascis bundle. A. noun. A long faggo… https://t.co/gEYXrN5VNdTo get the complex numbers, you take the real numbers and throw in a new number i that squares to -1. But other a… https://t.co/uWm9qtBUZS
Retweeted by Don't PanikHow do emperor penguins stay warm enough to survive in -40°C or colder? This group of penguins demonstrates the dyn… https://t.co/cRbrCIlAs8
Retweeted by Don't PanikThe expression on Mr. Ben Franklin's face... https://t.co/iA8U0mlCJ9The arc of the moral universe is long—sometimes too long—but it bends towards justice. History will not be kind to… https://t.co/2fIvZpLhAB
10/17
2019
Giuliano's 'Helen of Troy' necklace, 1881, based not on Schliemann's finds but on the necklace in Poynter's Helen,… https://t.co/i9zYn6qd9P
Retweeted by Don't PanikAn Assembly of Dervishes, #Lucknow 1760 signed Muhammed Murad. Bhang being prepared while some already seem to be u… https://t.co/BDtQ5S1mOI
Retweeted by Don't PanikOpening folio of Sundar shringar From guler, first generation after Manaku and Nainsukh Rob Dean art… https://t.co/E3HbHituqk
Retweeted by Don't PanikBHB2007: a baby binary star in formation #DancingStar @almaobs https://t.co/tm8P6oonvX https://t.co/BUQ0oICxM1
Retweeted by Don't PanikWell, here's a (rare) conservation/nature-recovery good news story: the Southwest Atlantic humpback whale populatio… https://t.co/Hmf83psUD5
Retweeted by Don't PanikThe #governmentmuseum Madras has a wonderful exhibition on wooden carvings from temples. Look at the traces of vege… https://t.co/tB4SerSR3K
Retweeted by Don't Panik"Trump has affirmed Putin’s long-held conviction - shared by all autocrats - that Americans are as venal and self-a… https://t.co/jkBt1kTo4x
Retweeted by Don't PanikThe FIRST all-female spacewalk is scheduled for this Thursday (or Friday). @Astro_Christina @Astro_Jessica will co… https://t.co/jDxJNjvHqK
Retweeted by Don't PanikA Well-Daggered Prince. Guler, late 18th Century. MFA, Boston. Possibly Nainsukh. https://t.co/bZ8NLmmLm1
10/16
2019
KAMSA ATTACKS DEVAKI DURING HER WEDDING PROCESSION, FIRST GENERATION AFTER NAINSUKH, GULER, C1780 from Sothbys… https://t.co/tfc8PwwBqK
Retweeted by Don't Panik @emswam @dpanikkar And then there is Hagfish which has weaponized mucin into something so surreal that it is hard t… https://t.co/HZb3rIugr5
Retweeted by Don't PanikThe unsung virtues of mucus: Not just a slimy quagmire for invading pathogens; mucin glycans then methodically set… https://t.co/4UfFedJtC9
Retweeted by Don't PanikLet's now praise another Banerjee, as the near-full moon climbs in the eastern window (c'est Lundi ici!) and night… https://t.co/C8YpQAP0qM
10/15
2019
@boxwalla @PokriPoki Thank you! I went straight to Kedar!Ustad Fateh Ali Khan (1935-2017), Patiala Gharana https://t.co/dOSVQeQ0dN ht @PokriPoki
Retweeted by Don't Panik @_onionesque For me it was the eyes, always the eyes: "why are you projecting your eyes?" was the literal, irate qu… https://t.co/ZAyQh1uSBWIn my case it was the reverse. I went for the crazy stuff after the first year and, yes, it failed, although not as… https://t.co/ktXp3rXXTD2020, I meant to say. https://t.co/DbBSaF361yNo matter how accomplished the target is, I shouldn't make jokes about big ears—like antennae listening to obscure… https://t.co/zFciirFRug @dpanikkar, @aldaily, @MuseumModernArt, @BL_VisualArts, @Chemburstudio, @WhiteMughalsFan https://t.co/6af1q7jDiQ
Retweeted by Don't PanikThey win the prize for a massive change in how development research is done. To a large extent it has been turned i… https://t.co/xoPojY3ff5
Retweeted by Don't PanikReminiscence from @tylercowen on Abhijit Banerjee: https://t.co/ylZk8f2Ez0 I chuckled at "that was literally everyo… https://t.co/6HEMiEOn6Y
Retweeted by Don't PanikDetail: Goshawk. Mughal, 18th Century. Christie's. https://t.co/QX0o1UfUX8Goshawk. Mughal, 18th Century. Christie's. https://t.co/RauD8iQhFk @JAJafri My father used to claim, quite harmlessly if a bit far-fetchedly, that he was adept at reading Sāmudrika L… https://t.co/Q3oJAG0okKSāmudrika A guide for a palm reader India, circa 1700-1850 Featuring a large red hand with signs, omens, and vari… https://t.co/T0lLw8U1GO
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10/14
2019

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