An interesting week…

Well, it’s been quite a week. My blog posts critiquing Mr. Relativity Denialist have been visited by an amazing number of people, making my blog stats look like a delta function, my postdoc advisor was in town to give a talk and plan some new research with me (as well as go out for drinks), and I officially received a book contract from a good scientific publisher, meaning that within a little over a year, I’ll probably be published!

On the other hand, I lost a credit card this week. Fortunately, I canceled it before anything bad happened. Amusingly, though, when I called the company to notify them of the loss, I first received a recorded message telling me that my limit had been raised! That was about the last thing I wanted to hear with a card on the loose…

Next week I’m going to get back to my ‘Optics basics’ posts; I’ve already written a large part of my diffraction post.

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2 Responses to An interesting week…

  1. Blake Stacey says:

    Congrats on your delta function! And, of course, on your book contract as well. Soon, you’ll be notable enough for your own Wikipedia entry!

  2. Blake: Thanks!

    Of course, the universe hates good weeks, so it issued a correction in the form of a rejected grant proposal today… *sigh*

    I consider that a relatively minor setback, though!

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