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I am an academic - it goes without saying that I have opinions.  Below are links to articles, websites and books that I enjoy reading.  Needless to say, these are my opinions and do not in any way represent the views of my employer, the University of Windsor.

Preserve the roles of tenure, teaching and research - D.G. Homberger and A.R.P. Rau
Why “Intelligent Design” (ID) is not science, and why, therefore, it should not be taught in a science curriculum. -  Penny Higgins
Addressing the public about science and religion - Murray Peshkin

Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in the Markets and Life - Nassim Taleb - for Dan (there's more to real-life probability distributions than Gaussians)
Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen - an all-time favourite.
Symmetries in Quantum Physics - U. Fano and A.R.P. Rau - invaluable for an AMO physicist
The Dancing Wu Li Masters: An Overview of the New Physics - Gary Zukav - correct science explained in an entertaining way!
Spherical Harmonics - Catherine Asaro - cool science fiction from a real physicist.

The Chronicle of Higher Education
Physics Central
Carnatic music krithi audio archive