Doing It Better

Neil Stephenson's new work Anathem is coming out next week and I can't wait. Here's the brief description: Stephenson (Cryptonomicon) conjures a far-future Earth-like planet, Arbre, where scientists, philosophers and mathematicians—a religious order unto themselves—have been cloistered behind concent (convent) walls. Their role is to nurture all knowledge while safeguarding it from the vagaries of … Continue reading Doing It Better