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August 17, 2006

Empire

Seed Magazine may have more bloggers; they have a magazine to flog. But if you want the very best in physics blogging, we’ve got you covered here on golem. Introducing

The authors are: mathematical physicist and über-blogger-before-anyone-heard-of-blogging, John Baez, philosopher of Mathematics and blogger, David Corfield, and our very own Urs Schreiber, the mainstay of the String Coffee Table

They should be doing some fascinating stuff on the interface between physics and mathematics. So drop by, or follow the action on Planet Musings.

Speaking of the String Coffee Table, since Urs will probably carry his n-categorical thoughts over to the new blog, it might be time to solicit some new members to the SCT, renewing the focus on all facets of string theory and high energy physics. Contact me privately, if you’re interested in getting involved.

Posted by distler at August 17, 2006 7:10 AM

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Read the post The Physics Group Blog Bug is Contagious
Weblog: Cosmic Variance
Excerpt: Jacques is advertising the launch of a new physics group blog - the n-Category Café. Run by John Baez, David Corfield and Urs Schreiber ( of the String Coffee Table), with technical support from Jacques himself.
Tracked: August 17, 2006 8:07 AM

Re: Empire

Dear Jacques,

you wrote “if you want best physics blogging, … golem”.

I think that you’re a bit confused. :-)

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http://www.google.com/search?q=best+physics+blog
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Posted by: Lubos Motl on August 22, 2006 3:51 PM | Permalink | Reply to this

The problem with Google (Was: Empire)

I came to this page through Google, searching for “n-category-cafe”, even though I really wanted the other hit on this site. Appropriately enough, I see Luboš also using Google. But ironically for him, the top hit is no longer his blog but instead Peter Woit’s! ^_^

Posted by: Toby Bartels on October 13, 2006 4:03 PM | Permalink | Reply to this

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