Black tie dinner at Boston's Institute of Contemporary Art for MIT's Council for the Arts 35th annual meeting. An elegant glass structure on the bay, recently completed, now hosts the ICA collection.Today's stair number: 2
"[...] the timing of computers and networks is rigidly coupled to regular cycles of an underlying clock; the wide variation in impulse timings in neuronal systems, often with a strong apparently random component, contrasts markedly with the temporal regimen in these computational devices." (p. 42) Donald H. Perkel, "Computational Neuroscience: Scope and Structure," in Computational Neuroscience, pp.38-45. Edited by Eric L. Schwartz. 1993. MIT Press.