Feb 2005 BLOG

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20 Feb 2005: Bought a couple of books at the local thrift store which has grown considerably in terms of carrying books. It is not possible to look at all of them. So started using the technique of looking at just the publishers. Was able to pick up many Asimov, Critchton, Pohl, C S Lewis that way. (bought only a couple of C S Lewis for Jay). Del-Rey,
Penguin,
HarperCollins, ...
23 Feb 2005: Attended the Watson talk by GILLES LAURENT on "THE SENSE OF SMELL: A WINDOW INTO THE BRAIN AND MEMORY"
He summarized some of the recent advances in research on the sense of smell, and showed how old brain circuits may help us understand the neuronal nature of memories.
Streaming Theater Presentation
26 Feb 2005: Good tiring cricket after a good two months.
Watched "Katha". Good, but dragged a bit. While Sai has done well in not sweetening the end, she has portrayed too many people as being too gullible. Katha (1983)

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