Items for November 2016

The Balanced Ternary Machines of Soviet Russia

Tags: vintage, computers

Perl and the birth of the dynamic web

The fascinating story of Perl's role in the dynamic web spans newsgroups and mailing lists, computer science labs, and continents.

Tags: vintage, web

Lose Yourself in 12 of the Most Extraordinary Labyrinths Ever Built

Tags: travel, architecture

Evidence Rebuts Chomsky's Theory of Language Learning

Tags: language, science