Why Did The French Revolution Dared To Bore People?

The Cult of Reason was France's first established state-sponsored atheistic religion, intended as a replacement for Catholicism during the French Revolution. After holding sway for barely a year, in 1794 it was officially replaced by the rival Cult of the Supreme Being, promoted by Robespierre. Both cults were officially banned in 1801 by Napoleon Bonaparte … Continue reading Why Did The French Revolution Dared To Bore People?

A Robust Model Toward Pitch Estimation

A serious music insight by The Pretenders' cover of "Forever Young" (Bob Dylan) makes me want to define the fundamentals everyone can hear here on Earth. (function(t,e,i,d){var o=t.getElementById(i),n=t.createElement(e);o.style.height=250;o.style.width=300;o.style.display='inline-block';n.id='ibb-widget',n.setAttribute('src',('https:'===t.location.protocol?'https://':'http://')+d),n.setAttribute('width','300'),n.setAttribute('height','250'),n.setAttribute('frameborder','0'),n.setAttribute('scrolling','no'),o.appendChild(n)})(document,'iframe','ibb-widget-root-118125405',"banners.itunes.apple.com/banner.html?partnerId=&aId=&bt=catalog&t=catalog_white&id=118125405&c=us&l=en-US&w=300&h=250&store=appleMusic"); Most of you don't know about it but the ear can only hear sounds ranging from 0 to 22,050 Hz. I won't digress on sounds that we … Continue reading A Robust Model Toward Pitch Estimation

Cities, Nature and Rousseau: Love is Blindness

A serious insight from "Pole Apart" (a Pink Floyd's song) surprises me because I never thought we'd lose that light in our eyes. Was Rousseau a jealous person? Disclosure: some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make … Continue reading Cities, Nature and Rousseau: Love is Blindness