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Reading List: The Time Machine

One of the great books of all time. It is not only fun and covers a fascinating topic, but it is jam-packed with symbolism.

Spoiler alert – but I am sure you do know what it is all about – The Traveler goes forward into the future (802,701 AD) and encounters the descendants of the human species, the Morlocks and the Eloi. You have seen the movies. You know what they say, that a movie is like an iceberg - only the top is visible. It is like that with this book as well.

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Bertrand Russell

Happy Birthday, Bertrand Russell

On today’s date, 18 May 1872 (- 2 February 1970) Bertrand Arthur William Russell, was born. Bertrand Russell was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, writer, activist and Nobel laureate.

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Edgar Allan Poe

Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe

As has been said multiple times, poetry is one of the things that has the potential either to elevate us above all possible reason or move us to tears. Because of this, entangled.life will from now on share poetry that has just that potential to inspire us humans.

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Kindle and few real books, side by side

Kindle or Real books?

I have one-word answer for you: BOTH! This is what I do. I just can't help it, but I really, really love both. It's really like asking: "Beauty or Brains"? Both, of course!

So, let's go through pluses of both real quick, just so that you can see why, if you care about reading, you should have both.

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Simon Blackburn - Think: A Compelling Introduction to Philosophy

My Reading List - Issue #1: Simon Blackburn - Think: A Compelling Introduction to Philosophy

I like to read. I only wish I had more time to read all the programming books and also all the great and important stuff which has nothing to do with development.

I have always had more than a passing interest in philosophy, so last year I got this interesting book from Amazon. Kindle Edition costs only 8 Euros here in Germany, which I would say is 8 Euros well spent.

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