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Corpus Clock (Grasshopper Clock)
The Corpus Clock, also known as the Grasshopper clock, is a large sculptural clock at street level on the outside of the Taylor Library at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University, in the United Kingdom, at the junction of Bene't Street and Trumpington Street, looking out over King's Parade. It was conceived and funded by John C. Taylor, an old member of the college.
It was officially unveiled to the public on 19 September 2008 by Cambridge physicist Stephen Hawking. The clock was named one of Time's Best Inventions of 2008.
- "Corpus Clock (Grasshopper Clock)" | 2021-06-02 | 112 Upvotes 32 Comments
Sraffa asks Wittgenstein: “What is the logical form of that?”
Piero Sraffa (5 August 1898 – 3 September 1983) was an influential Italian economist who served as lecturer of economics at the University of Cambridge. His book Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities is taken as founding the neo-Ricardian school of economics.
- "Sraffa asks Wittgenstein: “What is the logical form of that?”" | 2023-02-03 | 13 Upvotes 1 Comments