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The blog Shtetl Optimized is written by Scott Aaronson, and deals with quantum computing and theoretical computer science. However, its archives are clumsy to navigate chronologically. This pages makes that easier.

This index currently lists 784 posts from 2006-11-20 until 2019-12-28.

- Welcome to my weblog! (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 3rd, 2005)
- Launching a shtetl (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 4th, 2005)
- Waste papers (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 5th, 2005)
- Weeding out the undesirables (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, October 6th, 2005)
- Why did I take so long to start a blog? (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 7th, 2005)
- Ig-nore this post (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, October 8th, 2005)
- Carla and me (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 9th, 2005)
- Down with municipal government (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 10th, 2005)
- Run free, my animal friends! (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 11th, 2005)
- Derandomizing BBQ (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 12th, 2005)
- Reaching agreement with Aumann (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 12th, 2005)
- Einstein the man (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 17th, 2005)
- Climbing Mount Boredom (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 18th, 2005)
- A trivial post (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 19th, 2005)
- Hath not a nerd eyes? (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 21st, 2005)
- Doctor of Hacking (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, October 22nd, 2005)
- A prophet will arise (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 24th, 2005)
- Alright, alright, alright (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 25th, 2005)
- Oh, Canada (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 25th, 2005)
- Missing the boat (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 25th, 2005)
- Insert “string” pun here (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, October 27th, 2005)
- Mahmoud and me (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, October 29th, 2005)
- Mahmoud and me (continued) (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 30th, 2005)
- Buck, buck, buck (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 31st, 2005)
- Can’t… blog… too much… pain… (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 31st, 2005)
- Cold logic (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 7th, 2005)
- It’s science if it bites back (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 9th, 2005)
- Dude, it’s like you read my mind (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 11th, 2005)
- Veiled humor (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 14th, 2005)
- First we assume a circular CD (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 16th, 2005)
- Scott A., disbeliever in Darwinism (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, November 22nd, 2005)
- Home of the thirsty and brave (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 24th, 2005)
- The Bloggour hath returneth (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 5th, 2005)
- Get off that shoulder — it’s my giant! (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 6th, 2005)
- That’s not a proof, mate — that’s a proof (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 13th, 2005)
- My interview with Lance (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 15th, 2005)
- Umeshisms (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 20th, 2005)
- A setback for science (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 23rd, 2005)
- The winner (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 31st, 2005)

- We the nerds (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 3rd, 2006)
- But what if? (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 5th, 2006)
- Stroke of God (Scott Aaronson, Friday, January 6th, 2006)
- I’m asking ’cause I want to know (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, January 8th, 2006)
- Portugal: “Non-Catholics Once Again Welcome” (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 11th, 2006)
- The quantum jester (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 17th, 2006)
- By popular demand (Scott Aaronson, Monday, January 23rd, 2006)
- Oops, we did it again (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 26th, 2006)
- Hooray for democracy! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, January 27th, 2006)
- Hark! From the Fortress of STOC (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 31st, 2006)
- Compressed squeals (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 4th, 2006)
- The Cringeometer (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 6th, 2006)
- A Euclidean theater of misery (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 13th, 2006)
- The Fable of the Chessmaster (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 18th, 2006)
- Eigenvalues up the wazoo (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 20th, 2006)
- Jewish inferiority complex in brief, unfamiliar remission (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, February 21st, 2006)
- Mistake of the Week: Empathy=Sympathy (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 25th, 2006)
- Lord, send no sign (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 27th, 2006)
- It’s all about the hyperfractals (Scott Aaronson, Friday, March 3rd, 2006)
- Today I am a mathematician (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 8th, 2006)
- Alan Turing, moralist (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, March 12th, 2006)
- ¿Quién puede nombrar el mayor número? (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, March 14th, 2006)
- And the CMB spoke unto WMAP (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, March 18th, 2006)
- Mmm, sacrilicious! (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, March 21st, 2006)
- The mouth that cannot bite (Scott Aaronson, Friday, March 24th, 2006)
- The Glorious Blog of the People (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 29th, 2006)
- The rumors are true (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 1st, 2006)
- I’m mad as hell and I’m not gonna take it anymore (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 2nd, 2006)
- An entry contained in a blog (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 7th, 2006)
- My day job (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 10th, 2006)
- Chicken Soup for the Complexity Soul (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 13th, 2006)
- Doofioso (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 18th, 2006)
- Repentance (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 21st, 2006)
- What is the name of this post? (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 21st, 2006)
- And while I’m at it (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 21st, 2006)
- Earth Day, Doomsday, and Chicken Little (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 22nd, 2006)
- Alright, alright, back to complexity (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, April 26th, 2006)
- In his country there is problem (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 28th, 2006)
- One down (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 30th, 2006)
- Grab bag (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 6th, 2006)
- It’s not radiation-poisoned, it’s just sleeping! (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 10th, 2006)
- The relativity of originality (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, May 11th, 2006)
- The pee versus in-pee question (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 20th, 2006)
- Nerdify the world, and the women will follow (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 24th, 2006)
- The neologistas (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 27th, 2006)
- Where even the sun pulls all-nighters (Scott Aaronson, Monday, May 29th, 2006)
- Called in for another cohenoscopy (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 8th, 2006)
- Anonymous reviewing: the QWERTY of science (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 10th, 2006)
- Schrödinger’s cat is hunting masked chickens (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 12th, 2006)
- Confessions of a Hebrew Philistine (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 15th, 2006)
- Back to safe territory (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 17th, 2006)
- The physicists and the wagon (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 19th, 2006)
- Mistake of the Week: The Unknown Unknown (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 21st, 2006)
- Websbane (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 25th, 2006)
- Time to do Scott’s research again (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 27th, 2006)
- Is publishing as many STOC/FOCS papers as possible a worthy goal to fill the fleeting interlude between infinite expanses of nonexistence? (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, July 1st, 2006)
- Something to munch on while I take a long, succulent post out of the procrastination oven (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 11th, 2006)
- Best anthropicism contest (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, July 16th, 2006)
- Two John-related announcements (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 17th, 2006)
- And they say complexity has no philosophical implications (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, July 23rd, 2006)
- When laziness and idealism coincide (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 24th, 2006)
- The anthropicism that had to win (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 24th, 2006)
- Prague-ing (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 27th, 2006)
- America the nonexistent (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 1st, 2006)
- Merneptah and Spinoza (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 1st, 2006)
- CIA, NSA, FBI, DoD, SZK, RNC, QMA, BPE (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 12th, 2006)
- Breaking Mahmoud news — too hot for Slashdot (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 15th, 2006)
- Is it possible to write a competent newspaper article about math? (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 15th, 2006)
- The ten most annoying questions in quantum computing (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 15th, 2006)
- Pipin’-hot learnin’ theorems (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, August 17th, 2006)
- Low-hanging fruit from two conjoined trees (Scott Aaronson, Monday, August 21st, 2006)
- Fruitcake fields (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 22nd, 2006)
- A far-off dream: automating a problem in P (Scott Aaronson, Friday, August 25th, 2006)
- Chasmgasm (Scott Aaronson, Friday, August 25th, 2006)
- Why I’m not a physicist: reason #4328 (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 26th, 2006)
- Why I’m not a physicist: reason #4329 (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 26th, 2006)
- Bananas (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 27th, 2006)
- If challenge is what you seek (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, September 3rd, 2006)
- Reasons to believe (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 4th, 2006)
- The quantum-complexity bathroom reader (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, September 6th, 2006)
- Reasons to believe II: quantum edition (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 8th, 2006)
- When modular arithmetic was a STOC result (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, September 10th, 2006)
- Obligatory retrospective (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 11th, 2006)
- Intellectual funnel cake (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, September 14th, 2006)
- PHYS771 Quantum Computing Since Democritus (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, September 14th, 2006)
- How to rig an election (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 16th, 2006)
- Yau strikes back (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 18th, 2006)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 2: Sets (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, September 19th, 2006)
- Only eight annoying questions to go (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, September 21st, 2006)
- Mistake of the Week: “The Future Is In X” (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, September 24th, 2006)
- Admissions unhooked (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 25th, 2006)
- Is there no other? (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 25th, 2006)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 3: Gödel, Turing, and Friends (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, September 27th, 2006)
- “Holy sh#t — maybe biology doesn’t suck!” (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, September 27th, 2006)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 4: Minds and Machines (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 3rd, 2006)
- The Quantum PCP Manifesto (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 6th, 2006)
- Still fiddling on the roof (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 6th, 2006)
- Ja! Ein klein Wienerschnitzel Entscheidungsproblem (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 9th, 2006)
- Why complexity is better than cannabis (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 9th, 2006)
- Setting The Record straight (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 16th, 2006)
- Reigniting flame wars is my solemn responsibility (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 17th, 2006)
- Newton vs. Leibniz: the wigs are off (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 17th, 2006)
- You know you’ve made it when… (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 17th, 2006)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 5: Paleocomplexity (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 25th, 2006)
- Mistake of the Week: “X works on paper, but not in the real world” (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, October 26th, 2006)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 6: P, NP, and Friends (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 29th, 2006)
- My googol rank (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 31st, 2006)
- My daily dose of depression (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 1st, 2006)
- Logicians on safari (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 2nd, 2006)
- More tender nuggets (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 3rd, 2006)
- This week, let’s overthrow the Taliban (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, November 5th, 2006)
- Beating swords into pitchforks (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 6th, 2006)
- Woohoo! (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 9th, 2006)
- Public Relations 101 (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, November 12th, 2006)
- Handle with care (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, November 12th, 2006)
- Shtetl-Optimized is dead. Long live Shtetl-Optimized! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 24th, 2006)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 7: Randomness (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 4th, 2006)
- What American accent do you have? (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 5th, 2006)
- Announcing the Shtetl-Optimized Math Journalism Award! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 8th, 2006)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 8: Crypto (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 11th, 2006)
- complexityzoo.com finally redirects to the Complexity Zoo (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 20th, 2006)
- Mercenary in the String Wars (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 21st, 2006)
- (To all x MerryChristmas(x)) and (To all x GoodNight(x)) (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 23rd, 2006)

- My New Years’ resolution: to get a real job (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, January 7th, 2007)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 9: Quantum (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, January 13th, 2007)
- Long-awaited God post (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 16th, 2007)
- The P-and-NP Show comes to Caltech (Scott Aaronson, Friday, January 19th, 2007)
- Favorite foods (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, January 20th, 2007)
- Haere mai, kia ora tatou … eh, whatever (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, January 28th, 2007)
- Open Shtetl Day at QIP’07 (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 31st, 2007)
- Alright, alright, alright (grumble) (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 3rd, 2007)
- Who wants to be a summer student? (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 7th, 2007)
- A quiver springs his voice and breast (Scott Aaronson, Friday, February 9th, 2007)
- The Orion Quantum Computer Anti-Hype FAQ (Scott Aaronson, Friday, February 9th, 2007)
- Chicken soup for the frequent flyer’s soul (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, February 13th, 2007)
- Mistake of the Week: Belief is King (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 14th, 2007)
- Speaking truth to parallelism (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, February 15th, 2007)
- Bending WordPress to my will (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 17th, 2007)
- The Vazmeister enters the fray (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 17th, 2007)
- A complexity theorist’s (non)apology (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 21st, 2007)
- NAND now for something completely different (Scott Aaronson, Friday, February 23rd, 2007)
- Shor, I’ll do it (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 24th, 2007)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 10: Quantum Computing (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 28th, 2007)
- Back from vacation (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 14th, 2007)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 10.5: Penrose (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 15th, 2007)
- The Nintendo stork (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 19th, 2007)
- The event horizon’s involved, but the singularity is committed (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 22nd, 2007)
- At most finitely many years (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, March 24th, 2007)
- Barbeque ribs and AWPP forever (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, March 25th, 2007)
- A hole in the web (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 26th, 2007)
- The Republican Party’s intellectual (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 28th, 2007)
- Quantum gravity computation: you, too, can be an expert in this field (Scott Aaronson, Friday, March 30th, 2007)
- My job situation (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 1st, 2007)
- Not an April Fools joke (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 1st, 2007)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 11: Decoherence and Hidden Variables (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007)
- D-Wave: Still propagating (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 5th, 2007)
- D-Wave Easter Spectacular (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 7th, 2007)
- The wisdom of Gian-Carlo Rota (1932-1999) (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 9th, 2007)
- New comment policy (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 10th, 2007)
- Physics for Doofuses: Understanding Electricity (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 15th, 2007)
- Ecoprocrastination (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 22nd, 2007)
- Purely out of intellectual duty (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 1st, 2007)
- Refilling your RSS glass before the entrée arrives (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 2nd, 2007)
- The most trivial theorem I’ve ever written up (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 2nd, 2007)
- The Hiring Scott Aaronson FAQ (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 5th, 2007)
- Two Sunday-morning breakfast links (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, May 6th, 2007)
- Five reasons why I was in a good mood yesterday (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 8th, 2007)
- Religion’s rules of inference (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 12th, 2007)
- A Woitian links, links, links post (slightly stale but still edible) (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, May 20th, 2007)
- The Myth of the Ivory Tower (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 30th, 2007)
- Wanna bet? (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 3rd, 2007)
- The groupies of science (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 5th, 2007)
- Bluehost sucks (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 6th, 2007)
- In support of an academic boycott (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 10th, 2007)
- aaronson@mit (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 13th, 2007)
- You down with SPP? (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 17th, 2007)
- America’s nerdiest cities (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 24th, 2007)
- Experimental complexity theory (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 27th, 2007)
- FOCS’36 notification (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, July 4th, 2007)
- This one’s for the physicists (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 9th, 2007)
- Physics for Doofuses: Mass vs. charge deathmatch (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, July 15th, 2007)
- Checkers solved (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 20th, 2007)
- Deep thoughts in shallow lagoons (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 27th, 2007)
- Sorry, Prof. Guth… (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 31st, 2007)
- German comedy (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 5th, 2007)
- Intellectual whack-a-mole (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, August 9th, 2007)
- Death to Verizon (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 11th, 2007)
- My Favorite Growth Rates (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 12th, 2007)
- Toads, lower bounds vie for control of Australia (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 18th, 2007)
- Does it come with a 14-Gyr warranty? (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 19th, 2007)
- What Google Won’t Find (Scott Aaronson, Friday, August 31st, 2007)
- What’s going down in AarTown (Scott Aaronson, Friday, August 31st, 2007)
- My take on the Koblitz affair (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 1st, 2007)
- Black-hole complexity theory: from joke to science (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 3rd, 2007)
- Sellin’ out to the Man (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 3rd, 2007)
- Barriers to proving P!=NP and moving this blog (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, September 16th, 2007)
- On drugs, mammoths, and Mahmoud (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, September 26th, 2007)
- On Deutsches, Shors, and Vaziranis (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 28th, 2007)
- Australian actresses are plagiarizing my quantum mechanics lecture to sell printers (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007)
- Procrastinating on the sidelines of history (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, October 18th, 2007)
- What every math talk should be like (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 19th, 2007)
- Dead-blogging FOCS’2007 (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007)
- Halloween Special: My Inbox (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, October 25th, 2007)
- University takes unfortunate stance on existence of quantum algorithm (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 26th, 2007)
- The Aaronson $25.00 Prize (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 28th, 2007)
- Unparadox Contest (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 1st, 2007)
- Deoxyribononapproximability (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, November 4th, 2007)
- MIT sues Frank Gehry over Stata Center (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, November 6th, 2007)
- ‘Tis the week before deadline (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 15th, 2007)
- Thanksgiving Special: D-Wave at MIT (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 22nd, 2007)
- Mistake of the Week: Explain Everything (Or Don’t Bother Explaining Anything) (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 26th, 2007)
- Entanglement for peace and freedom (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 30th, 2007)
- Review of Mermin’s book (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 10th, 2007)
- Australian educators are using my $5,000 plagiarism settlement to sell schoolkids (on science) (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 13th, 2007)
- I’m liveblogging from the Taj Mahal (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 22nd, 2007)

- Special entry for you, my friend (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 3rd, 2008)
- Ten Signs a Claimed Mathematical Breakthrough is Wrong (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, January 5th, 2008)
- Volume 4 is already written (in our hearts) (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 10th, 2008)
- Science: the toroidal pyramid (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008)
- Geordie Rose at MIT (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 29th, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 12: Proof (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, February 12th, 2008)
- Great Ideas In Theoretical Computer Science Lecture 1 (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 13th, 2008)
- Scientific American article is out! (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, February 17th, 2008)
- The Nerderer (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 25th, 2008)
- Sourkatz (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 25th, 2008)
- Penrose’s Gödel argument in rap (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, March 2nd, 2008)
- Long-dreaded politics post (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 5th, 2008)
- Statement on conceptual contributions in theory (Scott Aaronson, Friday, March 7th, 2008)
- Great Ideas In Theoretical Computer Science Lectures 2-7 (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 10th, 2008)
- Mistake of the Week: “But even an X says so!” (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 17th, 2008)
- Lev R.’s question answered at last; fate of humanity revealed (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 1st, 2008)
- Great Ideas in Theoretical Computer Science Lectures 8-11 (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 7th, 2008)
- Open thread (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 11th, 2008)
- Great Ideas in Theoretical Computer Science Lectures 12-15 (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 2nd, 2008)
- The bullet-swallowers (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 13th, 2008)
- Floating in Platonic heaven (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, May 15th, 2008)
- The array size of the universe (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 23rd, 2008)
- Great Ideas in Theoretical Computer Science Lectures 16-19 (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 27th, 2008)
- How George W. Bush is changing my life for the better (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, May 29th, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 13: How Big Are Quantum States? (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 8th, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 14: Skepticism of Quantum Computing (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 12th, 2008)
- Better safe than sorry (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 21st, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 15: Learning (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 26th, 2008)
- Arithmetic natural proofs theory is sought (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 30th, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 16: Interactive Proofs (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 8th, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 17: Fun With The Anthropic Principle (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 24th, 2008)
- The Routerhead: a fable (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 25th, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 18: Free Will (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 28th, 2008)
- The Pareto curve of freedom (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 29th, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 19: Time Travel (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 31st, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 20: Cosmology and Complexity (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, August 21st, 2008)
- Can we? (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, August 28th, 2008)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus Lecture 21: Ask Me Anything (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 1st, 2008)
- The Singularity Is Far (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, September 7th, 2008)
- On mathematicians and mountains (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, September 7th, 2008)
- Open thread #2 (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 12th, 2008)
- With electronic voting machines, it’s entirely plausible (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 19th, 2008)
- Nerds and theorists, our honor is at stake (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 1st, 2008)
- Opening for a summer student (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 6th, 2008)
- Keeping cool (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 26th, 2008)
- Should you vote? (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, November 4th, 2008)
- The unfamiliar burden of victory (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 5th, 2008)
- Sundry and Various (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 21st, 2008)
- Wanted: Better Wikipedia coverage of theoretical computer science (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 26th, 2008)
- Nö nö nö (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008)
- Time: Different from space (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 12th, 2008)
- Four announcements (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 15th, 2008)
- How long could a black hole remain in the center of the earth? (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, December 21st, 2008)
- What can first-order logic do for your self-esteem? (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 24th, 2008)
- Two links (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 26th, 2008)

- The T vs. HT (Truth vs. Higher Truth) problem (Scott Aaronson, Friday, January 9th, 2009)
- Perspective (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 20th, 2009)
- At least there’s fresh running water and a Start button (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 21st, 2009)
- The arc of complexity is long, but it bends toward lower bounds (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 22nd, 2009)
- Stayin’ alive (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 29th, 2009)
- Math: the book (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 4th, 2009)
- Popular complexity (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 9th, 2009)
- The LEGO Turing machine (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, March 1st, 2009)
- The Email Event Horizon (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 4th, 2009)
- Discuss: Should children have the right to vote? (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, March 10th, 2009)
- Time for another contest (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, March 17th, 2009)
- The complement of Atlas Shrugged (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 23rd, 2009)
- Literature that skewers pompous fools (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 30th, 2009)
- A not-quite-exponential dilemma (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 5th, 2009)
- Teleport, tunnel, adiabat—but one way or another, get there (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 7th, 2009)
- Corn, rice, and wheat (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 11th, 2009)
- Let no one call me an enemy of the arts (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 19th, 2009)
- One way Obama has supported scientists (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 28th, 2009)
- Wanted: Quantum GGM theorem (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, May 3rd, 2009)
- The QIS workshop (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 5th, 2009)
- Sidesplitting proofs (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 19th, 2009)
- An unexpected application of the P vs. NP problem (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009)
- My long, complexity-theoretic journey (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 11th, 2009)
- The Limits of Irany (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 16th, 2009)
- The secant had it coming (Scott Aaronson, Friday, June 19th, 2009)
- The Two-Conference Solution (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 25th, 2009)
- What is it like to be a nerd? (Scott Aaronson, Friday, June 26th, 2009)
- You can’t prove you won’t want to be there (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 29th, 2009)
- Essentials of complexity-theoretic stand-up comedy (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 13th, 2009)
- Ask me (almost) anything (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 30th, 2009)
- Malthusianisms (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 15th, 2009)
- My diavlog with Eliezer Yudkowsky (Scott Aaronson, Monday, August 17th, 2009)
- Barriers to snarky blogging (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, August 27th, 2009)
- Worldview Manager is live (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 4th, 2009)
- The Singularity: Now 50% Off! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 11th, 2009)
- A little experiment (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, October 15th, 2009)
- Off the grid (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, October 31st, 2009)
- BQP Aarlines (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 2nd, 2009)
- Simons postdoc: call for applications (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 9th, 2009)
- Prove my lemma, get acknowledged in a paper! (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 14th, 2009)
- Hopefully my last D-Wave post ever (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 17th, 2009)
- Second Women in Theory Workshop (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 18th, 2009)
- Acknowledging the awesome (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, December 27th, 2009)

- Changing fields (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 13th, 2010)
- QIP’2010: The Power and the Glory of Quantum Complexity Theory (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 19th, 2010)
- Announcement (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, February 14th, 2010)
- The Future of Computer Science, and Why Every Other Major Sucks By Comparison (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 12th, 2010)
- Schrödinger’s cash (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 15th, 2010)
- What’s taking so long, Mr. Babbage? (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 22nd, 2010)
- The Prince of Nerds has left us (Scott Aaronson, Monday, May 24th, 2010)
- Fighting Hype with Hype (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 6th, 2010)
- Doing my oracle duty (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 5th, 2010)
- The Generalized Linial-Nisan Conjecture is false (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, July 11th, 2010)
- My philomath project: Sensitivity versus block-sensitivity (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 13th, 2010)
- My diavlog with Anthony Aguirre (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, July 24th, 2010)
- Going into deep freeze (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, July 31st, 2010)
- Putting my money where my mouth isn’t (Scott Aaronson, Monday, August 9th, 2010)
- The ethics of scientific betting (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, August 11th, 2010)
- Eight Signs A Claimed P≠NP Proof Is Wrong (Scott Aaronson, Friday, August 13th, 2010)
- P vs. NP for Dummies (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 15th, 2010)
- And now a word from our sponsors (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 15th, 2010)
- Bringing a sacrificial goat and n-bit string to the oracle (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 22nd, 2010)
- Teaching your students not to need a teacher (Scott Aaronson, Friday, August 27th, 2010)
- Physics for Doofuses: Why Beds Exist (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 3rd, 2010)
- Possibly the best thing ever to happen to my inbox (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 4th, 2010)
- NRC: Nonsensical Ranking Clowns (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, September 30th, 2010)
- The converse of smoothed analysis (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 6th, 2010)
- The Aaronson Postdoctoral Fellowship (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 13th, 2010)
- Research projects in quantum complexity theory (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 27th, 2010)
- State of circuit lower bounds now slightly less humiliating (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 8th, 2010)
- The Computational Complexity of Linear Optics (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, November 13th, 2010)
- Anti-Complexitism (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 17th, 2010)
- QCut (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 16th, 2010)
- Alex Halderman, and India’s assault on academic freedom (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 17th, 2010)
- My painful lesson for the week (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 18th, 2010)
- BQPOTUS (or, the Big-O) (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, December 19th, 2010)

- Burnt Carmel (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 6th, 2011)
- Quantum Complexity Theory student project showcase! (Scott Aaronson, Monday, January 17th, 2011)
- Timeline of computer science (Scott Aaronson, Friday, February 11th, 2011)
- The students and the TAs are one hand (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, February 13th, 2011)
- My TEDxCaltech talk (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 16th, 2011)
- Discussion questions about Watson (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, February 17th, 2011)
- Science journalism: good and hilarious (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, March 5th, 2011)
- Valiant’s valiance recognized (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 9th, 2011)
- Top 150 computer science events to be decided once and for all (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 11th, 2011)
- Three museum reviews (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 21st, 2011)
- CS timeline voting: the results are in! (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 28th, 2011)
- Better late than never (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011)
- Point/Counterpoint: “speaking truth to power” vs. speaking power to idiocy (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 10th, 2011)
- Quantum-Effect-Demonstrating Beef (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, May 15th, 2011)
- The Territory Around BQP (Scott Aaronson, Monday, May 16th, 2011)
- Projects aplenty (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, May 26th, 2011)
- A personal post (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 5th, 2011)
- Tools for the modern complexity theorist (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 7th, 2011)
- ICS gets a new name and a new location (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 8th, 2011)
- Spouting Buhl (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 11th, 2011)
- My responses to GASARCH’s P vs. NP poll (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 25th, 2011)
- What Alan T. did for his PhD (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 28th, 2011)
- The dude invented nondeterminism (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 18th, 2011)
- Rosser’s Theorem via Turing machines (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 21st, 2011)
- Force multiplier (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 28th, 2011)
- Why Philosophers Should Care About Computational Complexity (Scott Aaronson, Monday, August 8th, 2011)
- Ask Me Anything (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 13th, 2011)
- Al?xes in the news (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, August 18th, 2011)
- 6.893 Philosophy and Theoretical Computer Science (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, September 6th, 2011)
- The First Law of Complexodynamics (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 23rd, 2011)
- In Defense of Kolmogorov Complexity (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, September 27th, 2011)
- What happened in the world this week (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 7th, 2011)
- A hacker’s hacker (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 14th, 2011)
- The pedophile upper bound (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 14th, 2011)
- Simons Postdoctoral Fellowship Announcement (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 16th, 2011)
- The quantum state cannot be interpreted as something other than a quantum state (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, November 19th, 2011)
- 2.373 (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 28th, 2011)
- ITCS’2012 in Cambridge, MA (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, November 29th, 2011)
- The Alternative to Resentment (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 2nd, 2011)
- Quantum Algorithms for Quantum Field Theories (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 3rd, 2011)
- My New York Times essay on quantum computing (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 5th, 2011)
- Cerebrum-stuffer from Shtetl Claus (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 24th, 2011)

- Updates from Kenya (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 18th, 2012)
- Boycott Elsevier! (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 26th, 2012)
- Whether or not God plays dice, I do (Scott Aaronson, Friday, February 3rd, 2012)
- The battle against Elsevier gains momentum (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 8th, 2012)
- Safari photos from Kenya (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, February 12th, 2012)
- My visit to D-Wave: Beyond the roast-beef sandwich (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, February 21st, 2012)
- Tell President Obama to support the Federal Research Public Access Act (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, February 28th, 2012)
- Big news (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 15th, 2012)
- Blogu Picchu (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 14th, 2012)
- U. of Florida CS department: let it be destroyed by rising sea levels 100 years from now, not reckless administrators today (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 23rd, 2012)
- Bell’s-inequality-denialist Joy Christian offers me $200K if scalable quantum computers are built (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012)
- Waterman behind the scenes! Partying hard with the National Science Board (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 9th, 2012)
- I was wrong about Joy Christian (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, May 10th, 2012)
- Enough with Bell’s Theorem. New topic: Psychopathic killer robots! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 25th, 2012)
- Mihai Pătraşcu (1982-2012) (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 7th, 2012)
- Two announcements (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 18th, 2012)
- Scott in Scotland (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 12th, 2012)
- Complexity Zoo is down — anyone willing to help? (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 31st, 2012)
- Ten reasons why the Olympics suck (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 5th, 2012)
- The right to bear ICBMs (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 7th, 2012)
- Why Many-Worlds is not like Copernicanism (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 18th, 2012)
- The Toaster-Enhanced Turing Machine (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, August 30th, 2012)
- Two quick announcements (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 8th, 2012)
- Quantum computing in the newz (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 9th, 2012)
- Silver lining (Scott Aaronson, Monday, October 29th, 2012)
- A causality post, for no particular reason (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 2nd, 2012)
- The $10 billion voter (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 5th, 2012)
- Proving Without Explaining, and Verifying Without Understanding (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, November 17th, 2012)
- The Boson Apocalypse (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 21st, 2012)
- Quantum Complexity Theory Student Project Showcase 2! (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 22nd, 2012)
- Lincoln Blogs (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 28th, 2012)

- Happy New Year! My response to M. I. Dyakonov (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013)
- Zork’s bloogorithm (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 9th, 2013)
- Aaron Swartz (1986-2013) (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, January 13th, 2013)
- Statement on Aaron Swartz (Scott Aaronson, Monday, January 14th, 2013)
- Lily Rebecca Aaronson (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, January 20th, 2013)
- “Quantum Information and the Brain” (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 24th, 2013)
- TCS+ online seminars (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 29th, 2013)
- Collaborative Refutation (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 4th, 2013)
- Silvio and Shafi win Turing Award (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 13th, 2013)
- John Preskill: My Lodestar of Awesomeness (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 18th, 2013)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus: The Buzz Intensifies (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 21st, 2013)
- Sen. Tom Coburn, the National Science Foundation, and Antarctican Jello Wrestling (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 25th, 2013)
- Two P vs. NP updates (neither of them technical) (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013)
- Pigs sprouted wings, Hell froze over, and I guest-posted on Luboš Motl’s blog (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 8th, 2013)
- “So You Think Quantum Computing Is Bunk?” (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 12th, 2013)
- QStart conference in Jerusalem, June 24-27 (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 14th, 2013)
- My fortune-cookie wisdom for the day (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 18th, 2013)
- I was right: Congress’s attack on the NSF widens (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 25th, 2013)
- Superiority of the Latke: The Unexpected Convergence of Quantum Mechanics and Common Sense (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 26th, 2013)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus now out in the US! 20% discount for Shtetl-Optimized readers (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 27th, 2013)
- “Closer to Truth” (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 1st, 2013)
- The Tenured Toll-Taker (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, May 5th, 2013)
- Ask Me Anything! Tenure Edition (Scott Aaronson, Monday, May 6th, 2013)
- D-Wave: Truth finally starts to emerge (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, May 16th, 2013)
- The tightrope of truth and courtesy (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 6th, 2013)
- The Ghost in the Quantum Turing Machine (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 15th, 2013)
- The Collision Lower Bound After 12 Years (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, July 7th, 2013)
- Microsoft: From QDOS to QMA in less than 35 years (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 19th, 2013)
- Three announcements (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 3rd, 2013)
- The SuperScott and Morgan Freeman FAQ (Scott Aaronson, Monday, August 5th, 2013)
- Twitl-Optimized (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 13th, 2013)
- Firewalls (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 27th, 2013)
- NSA: Possibly breaking US laws, but still bound by laws of computational complexity (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, September 8th, 2013)
- The Unitarihedron: The Jewel at the Heart of Quantum Computing (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 20th, 2013)
- Five announcements (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 1st, 2013)
- Three things that I should’ve gotten around to years ago (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 15th, 2013)
- Scattershot BosonSampling: A new approach to scalable BosonSampling experiments (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 8th, 2013)
- Twenty Reasons to Believe Oswald Acted Alone (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 2nd, 2013)
- 23, Me, and the Right to Misinterpret Probabilities (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 11th, 2013)
- Luke Muehlhauser interviews me about philosophical progress (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 14th, 2013)
- Merry Christmas! My quantum computing research explained, using only the 1000 most common English words (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 24th, 2013)
- BosonSampling Lecture Notes from Rio (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 28th, 2013)

- What happens when an unstoppable PR force hits an NP-hard problem? The answer’s getting clearer (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 16th, 2014)
- Retiring falsifiability? A storm in Russell’s teacup (Scott Aaronson, Friday, January 17th, 2014)
- More “tweets” (Scott Aaronson, Friday, January 31st, 2014)
- TIME’s cover story on D-Wave: A case study in the conventions of modern journalism (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, February 6th, 2014)
- Umesh Vazirani responds to Geordie Rose (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, February 6th, 2014)
- Recent papers by Susskind and Tao illustrate the long reach of computation (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, March 2nd, 2014)
- The Scientific Case for P≠NP (Scott Aaronson, Friday, March 7th, 2014)
- This review of Max Tegmark’s book also occurs infinitely often in the decimal expansion of π (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, March 22nd, 2014)
- Waiting for BQP Fever (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 1st, 2014)
- Is There Anything Beyond Quantum Computing? (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 11th, 2014)
- The Quest for Randomness (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014)
- The NEW Ten Most Annoying Questions in Quantum Computing (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 13th, 2014)
- Why I Am Not An Integrated Information Theorist (or, The Unconscious Expander) (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 21st, 2014)
- Quantifying the Rise and Fall of Complexity in Closed Systems: The Coffee Automaton (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 27th, 2014)
- Giulio Tononi and Me: A Phi-nal Exchange (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 30th, 2014)
- CCC’s Declaration of Independence (Scott Aaronson, Friday, June 6th, 2014)
- My Conversation with “Eugene Goostman,” the Chatbot that’s All Over the News for Allegedly Passing the Turing Test (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 9th, 2014)
- Randomness Rules in Quantum Mechanics (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 16th, 2014)
- Eigenmorality (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 18th, 2014)
- Integrated Information Theory: Virgil Griffith opines (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 25th, 2014)
- A Physically Universal Cellular Automaton (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 26th, 2014)
- The Power of the Digi-Comp II: My First Conscious Paperlet (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 4th, 2014)
- Seth Teller (1964-2014) (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 11th, 2014)
- “How Might Quantum Information Transform Our Future?” (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014)
- 3-sentence summary of what’s happening in Israel and Gaza (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 24th, 2014)
- US State Department: Let in cryptographers and other scientists (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, July 26th, 2014)
- Is the P vs. NP problem ill-posed? (Answer: no.) (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, August 13th, 2014)
- Subhash Khot’s prizewinning research (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, August 16th, 2014)
- “Could a Quantum Computer Have Subjective Experience?” (Scott Aaronson, Monday, August 25th, 2014)
- Do theoretical computer scientists despise practitioners? (Answer: no, that’s crazy) (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, August 28th, 2014)
- Raise a martini glass for Google and Martinis! (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 6th, 2014)
- Steven Pinker’s inflammatory proposal: universities should prioritize academics (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, September 11th, 2014)
- Speaking Truth to Parallelism: The Book (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 22nd, 2014)
- Microsoft SVC (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014)
- Speaking Truth to Parallelism at Cornell (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 3rd, 2014)
- A few quick announcements (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 14th, 2014)
- Interstellar’s dangling wormholes (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 10th, 2014)
- Der Quantencomputer (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 14th, 2014)
- What does the NSA think of academic cryptographers? Recently-declassified document provides clues (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, November 16th, 2014)
- Kuperberg’s parable (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, November 23rd, 2014)
- Lens of Computation on the Sciences (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, November 25th, 2014)
- PostBQP Postscripts: A Confession of Mathematical Errors (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, November 30th, 2014)
- Walter Lewin (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 10th, 2014)
- The Turing movie (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 16th, 2014)
- Quantum Complexity Theory Student Project Showcase 3 (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 26th, 2014)
- What I believe (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 30th, 2014)

- Quantum computing news items (by reader request) (Scott Aaronson, Monday, January 12th, 2015)
- BQP/LHC collision (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 15th, 2015)
- Happy Second Birthday Lily (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 21st, 2015)
- Quantum Machine Learning Algorithms: Read the Fine Print (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 2nd, 2015)
- Memrefuting (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 11th, 2015)
- “The Man Who Tried to Redeem the World with Logic” (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 18th, 2015)
- How can we fight online shaming campaigns? (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 25th, 2015)
- The flow of emails within the block inbox (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, March 7th, 2015)
- The ultimate physical limits of privacy (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 11th, 2015)
- Two papers (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 21st, 2015)
- “Is There Something Mysterious About Math?” (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015)
- Five announcements (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 16th, 2015)
- NSA in P/poly: The Power of Precomputation (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 22nd, 2015)
- The End of Suffering? (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 1st, 2015)
- Can blog posts nourish the soul? Scott A. (alas, not me) as existence proof (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015)
- 97% environmentalist (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 7th, 2015)
- A query complexity breakthrough (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 17th, 2015)
- FCRC Highlights (Scott Aaronson, Friday, June 19th, 2015)
- “Can Quantum Computing Reveal the True Meaning of Quantum Mechanics?” (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 25th, 2015)
- Celebrate gay marriage—and its 2065 equivalent (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 27th, 2015)
- Quantum query complexity: the other shoe drops (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 30th, 2015)
- Introducing some British people to P vs. NP (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015)
- Common Knowledge and Aumann’s Agreement Theorem (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 16th, 2015)
- Jacob Bekenstein (1947-2015) (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 18th, 2015)
- 6-photon BosonSampling (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, August 19th, 2015)
- D-Wave Open Thread (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, August 26th, 2015)
- Ask Me Anything: Diversity Edition (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 5th, 2015)
- Bell inequality violation finally done right (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, September 15th, 2015)
- Six announcements (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 21st, 2015)
- Ordinary Words Will Do (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 18th, 2015)
- A breakthrough on QMA(2)? (Scott Aaronson, Friday, October 30th, 2015)
- G. Phi. Fo. Fum. (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 4th, 2015)
- Talk, be merry, and be rational (Scott Aaronson, Monday, November 23rd, 2015)
- If I can’t do math, I don’t want to be part of your revolution (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 3rd, 2015)
- Google, D-Wave, and the case of the factor-10^8 speedup for WHAT? (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 9th, 2015)
- Ask an unbounded question, get an uncomputable answer (Scott Aaronson, Friday, December 11th, 2015)
- 6.S899 Student Project Showcase! (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015)

- Edging in: the biggest science news of 2015 (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, January 3rd, 2016)
- Happy Third Birthday Lily! (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 21st, 2016)
- Marvin Minsky (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 26th, 2016)
- Here’s some video of me spouting about Deep Questions (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, February 4th, 2016)
- “Why does the universe exist?” … finally answered (or dissolved) in this blog post! (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 6th, 2016)
- The universe has a high (but not infinite) Sleep Number (Scott Aaronson, Friday, February 12th, 2016)
- From Boston to Austin (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, February 28th, 2016)
- Quantum. Crypto. Things happen. I blog. (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, March 6th, 2016)
- A postdoc post (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, March 19th, 2016)
- Grading Trudeau on quantum computing (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 17th, 2016)
- Me interviewed by John Horgan (the author of “The End of Science”) (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 21st, 2016)
- “Largely just men doing sums”: My review of the excellent Ramanujan film (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, May 1st, 2016)
- The 8000th Busy Beaver number eludes ZF set theory: new paper by Adam Yedidia and me (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016)
- Three announcements (Scott Aaronson, Monday, May 9th, 2016)
- My Quora session (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, May 19th, 2016)
- “Can computers become conscious?”: My reply to Roger Penrose (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 2nd, 2016)
- Daddy, why didn’t you blog about Trump? (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 7th, 2016)
- Entanglement without end (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 20th, 2016)
- Leonard Susskind’s Open Letter on “The Lunatic” (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016)
- “Did Einstein Kill Schrödinger’s Cat? A Quantum State of Mind” (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, July 2nd, 2016)
- ITCS’2017: Special Guest Post by Christos Papadimitriou (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, July 6th, 2016)
- The Complexity of Quantum States and Transformations: From Quantum Money to Black Holes (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, July 17th, 2016)
- My biology paper in Science (really) (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 22nd, 2016)
- More Wrong Things I Said in Papers (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 29th, 2016)
- Shtetl-Optimized Open Thread (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 2nd, 2016)
- The Ninth Circuit ruled that vote-swapping is legal. Let’s use it to stop Trump. (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 10th, 2016)
- The No-Cloning Theorem and the Human Condition: My After-Dinner Talk at QCRYPT (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 19th, 2016)
- Stuff That’s Happened (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 9th, 2016)
- Avi Wigderson’s “Permanent” Impact on Me (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 12th, 2016)
- May reason trump the Trump in all of us (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 19th, 2016)
- My 5-minute quantum computing talk at the White House (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 25th, 2016)
- Time to vote-swap (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 30th, 2016)
- What is there to say? (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 9th, 2016)
- Never, never, never normalize this (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 11th, 2016)
- A paper trail that’s never checked might as well not exist (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016)
- Quantum computing news (98% Trump-free) (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 24th, 2016)
- The teaser (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 13th, 2016)
- “THE TALK”: My quantum computing cartoon with Zach Weinersmith (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 14th, 2016)

- State (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, January 1st, 2017)
- My 116-page survey article on P vs. NP: better late than never (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017)
- A day to celebrate (Scott Aaronson, Friday, January 20th, 2017)
- First they came for the Iranians (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, January 25th, 2017)
- Insert D-Wave Post Here (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 16th, 2017)
- I will not log in to your website (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, March 19th, 2017)
- Your yearly dose of is-the-universe-a-simulation (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017)
- Daniel Moshe Aaronson (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, March 25th, 2017)
- If Google achieves superintelligence, time zones will be its Achilles heel (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 17th, 2017)
- Me at the Science March today, in front of the Texas Capitol in Austin (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 22nd, 2017)
- Thoughts on the murderer outside my building (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017)
- This Week’s BS (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 5th, 2017)
- My broken blog (Scott Aaronson, Monday, May 8th, 2017)
- Unsong of unsongs (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 20th, 2017)
- Yet more errors in papers (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 24th, 2017)
- The Social Justice Warriors are right (Scott Aaronson, Monday, May 29th, 2017)
- Higher-level causation exists (but I wish it didn’t) (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 4th, 2017)
- Alex Halderman testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 21st, 2017)
- ITCS’2018 (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, July 5th, 2017)
- Amsterdam art museums plagiarizing my blog? (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, July 12th, 2017)
- Three things (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 17th, 2017)
- Is “information is physical” contentful? (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 20th, 2017)
- The Kolmogorov option (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 8th, 2017)
- What I believe II (ft. Sarah Constantin and Stacey Jeffery) (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, August 15th, 2017)
- HTTPS / Kurtz / eclipse / Charlottesville / Blum / P vs. NP (Scott Aaronson, Friday, August 25th, 2017)
- GapP, Oracles, and Quantum Supremacy (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 1st, 2017)
- My Big Numbers talk at Festivaletteratura (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, September 14th, 2017)
- Michael Cohen (1992-2017) (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, September 28th, 2017)
- Also against individual IQ worries (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 1st, 2017)
- Because you asked: the Simulation Hypothesis has not been falsified; remains unfalsifiable (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017)
- Coming to Nerd Central (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 8th, 2017)
- Not the critic who counts (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 11th, 2017)
- The problem with Uber (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, October 19th, 2017)
- 2^n is exponential, but 2^50 is finite (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 22nd, 2017)
- Grad students and postdocs and faculty sought (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, October 28th, 2017)
- Superposition your mouse over these five exciting QC links! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 3rd, 2017)
- The Karp-Lipton Advice Column (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 15th, 2017)
- Review of “Inadequate Equilibria,” by Eliezer Yudkowsky (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 16th, 2017)
- The destruction of graduate education in the United States (Scott Aaronson, Friday, November 17th, 2017)
- Quickies (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 4th, 2017)
- Googatory (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 7th, 2017)
- ITCS’2018 and more (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, December 13th, 2017)
- Journalist moratorium (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, December 17th, 2017)
- Classifieds thread (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, December 24th, 2017)
- Should I join Heterodox Academy? (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, December 31st, 2017)

- John Preskill, laziness enabler (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 4th, 2018)
- Practicing the modus ponens of Twitter (Scott Aaronson, Monday, January 29th, 2018)
- Interpretive cards (MWI, Bohm, Copenhagen: collect ’em all) (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 3rd, 2018)
- Three updates (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 5th, 2018)
- Review of Vivek Wadhwa’s Washington Post column on quantum computing (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, February 13th, 2018)
- Hawking (Scott Aaronson, Friday, March 16th, 2018)
- Review of Steven Pinker’s Enlightenment Now (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 22nd, 2018)
- 30 of my favorite books (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 28th, 2018)
- Two announcements (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 7th, 2018)
- Amazing progress on longstanding open problems (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, April 11th, 2018)
- How to upper-bound the probability of something bad (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 13th, 2018)
- Summer of the Shark (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 19th, 2018)
- Review of Bryan Caplan’s The Case Against Education (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 26th, 2018)
- The Zeroth Commandment (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, May 6th, 2018)
- The stupidest story I ever wrote (it was a long flight) (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 18th, 2018)
- PDQP/qpoly = ALL (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, May 19th, 2018)
- The relativized BQP vs. PH problem (1993-2018) (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 3rd, 2018)
- Quantum computing for policymakers and philosopher-novelists (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, June 6th, 2018)
- Five announcements (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 12th, 2018)
- Ask me anything: moral judgments edition (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 17th, 2018)
- My Y Combinator podcast (Scott Aaronson, Friday, June 29th, 2018)
- Customers who liked this quantum recommendation engine might also like its dequantization (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, July 12th, 2018)
- Summer recapitulates life (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 24th, 2018)
- Beyond fiction (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, August 8th, 2018)
- Thank you, world! (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, August 15th, 2018)
- Lecture notes! Intro to Quantum Information Science (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, August 26th, 2018)
- My Tomassoni-Chisesi Prize talk (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 15th, 2018)
- CS and quantum information at UT Austin: come join us! (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, September 19th, 2018)
- It’s hard to think when someone Hadamards your brain (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, September 25th, 2018)
- Boof (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018)
- Ten updates (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 7th, 2018)
- Teaching quantum in junior high: special Thanksgiving guest post by Terry Rudolph (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 22nd, 2018)
- Airport idiocy (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, November 28th, 2018)
- The NP genie (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, December 11th, 2018)
- Why are amplitudes complex? (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 17th, 2018)
- Announcements (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 27th, 2018)
- Incompleteness ex machina (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, December 30th, 2018)

- The Winding Road to Quantum Supremacy (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 15th, 2019)
- Sabineblogging (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 4th, 2019)
- Four updates (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, February 12th, 2019)
- De-sneering my life (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, February 27th, 2019)
- Death of proof greatly exaggerated (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 7th, 2019)
- “Quantum Computing and the Meaning of Life” (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 13th, 2019)
- Can we reverse time to before this hypefest started? (Scott Aaronson, Friday, March 15th, 2019)
- Beware of fake FOCS site! (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019)
- Congratulations! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 5th, 2019)
- Wonderful world (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 11th, 2019)
- Just says in P (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, April 17th, 2019)
- Not yet retired from research (Scott Aaronson, Friday, April 19th, 2019)
- A small post (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 3rd, 2019)
- On the scientific accuracy of “Avengers: Endgame” (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 3rd, 2019)
- The SSL Certificate of Damocles (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 14th, 2019)
- NP-complete Problems and Physics: A 2019 View (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, June 2nd, 2019)
- Quanta of Solace (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 20th, 2019)
- Quantum Sabinacy (Scott Aaronson, Monday, July 1st, 2019)
- Sensitivity Conjecture resolved (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019)
- John Wright joins UT Austin (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019)
- On two blog posts of Jerry Coyne (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, July 13th, 2019)
- Fake it till you make it (to the moon) (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 19th, 2019)
- Links, proofs, talks, jokes (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, July 30th, 2019)
- A nerdocratic oath (Scott Aaronson, Friday, August 30th, 2019)
- A rare classified ad (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, September 7th, 2019)
- Paul Bernays Lectures (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 9th, 2019)
- Blurry but clear enough (Scott Aaronson, Friday, September 20th, 2019)
- Scott’s Supreme Quantum Supremacy FAQ! (Scott Aaronson, Monday, September 23rd, 2019)
- From quantum supremacy to classical fallacy (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019)
- Book Review: ‘The AI Does Not Hate You’ by Tom Chivers (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, October 6th, 2019)
- Quantum supremacy: the gloves are off (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019)
- My New York Times op-ed on quantum supremacy (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, October 30th, 2019)
- The morality of quantum computing (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, November 7th, 2019)
- Annual recruitment post (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, November 12th, 2019)
- The Aaronson-Ambainis Conjecture (2008-2019) (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, November 17th, 2019)
- Guest post by Greg Kuperberg: Archimedes’ other principle and quantum supremacy (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, November 26th, 2019)
- Two updates (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 2nd, 2019)
- Quantum Dominance, Hegemony, and Superiority (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, December 19th, 2019)
- NIPS vs. NeurIPS: guest post by Steven Pinker (Scott Aaronson, Monday, December 23rd, 2019)
- Quantum computing motte-and-baileys (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, December 28th, 2019)

- MIP*=RE (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, January 14th, 2020)
- An alternative argument for why women leave STEM: Guest post by Karen Morenz (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, January 16th, 2020)
- From shtetl to Forum (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, January 18th, 2020)
- My “Quantum Supremacy: Skeptics Were Wrong” 2020 World Speaking Tour (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 17th, 2020)
- My video interview with Lex Fridman at MIT about philosophy and quantum computing (Scott Aaronson, Monday, February 17th, 2020)
- Freeman Dyson and Boris Tsirelson (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, February 29th, 2020)
- Paperz (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020)
- A coronavirus poem (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020)
- Turn down the quantum volume (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 5th, 2020)
- Coronavirus: the second-weirdest solution? (Scott Aaronson, Friday, March 6th, 2020)
- National disgrace (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, March 10th, 2020)
- First it came for Wuhan (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, March 12th, 2020)
- Ask Me Anything: Apocalypse Edition (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, March 18th, 2020)
- On “armchair epidemiology” (Scott Aaronson, Monday, March 30th, 2020)
- If I used Twitter… (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, April 4th, 2020)
- When events make craziness sane (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 7th, 2020)
- John Horton Conway (1937-2020) (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 12th, 2020)
- The quantum computer that knows all (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, April 14th, 2020)
- Lockdown day 39 (Scott Aaronson, Sunday, April 19th, 2020)
- AirToAll: Another guest post by Steve Ebin (Scott Aaronson, Monday, April 20th, 2020)
- Martinis, The Plot Against America, Kill Chain (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, April 23rd, 2020)
- Vaccine challenge trials NOW! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 1st, 2020)
- Announcements (Scott Aaronson, Friday, May 8th, 2020)
- Four striking papers (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 13th, 2020)
- Quantum Computing Lecture Notes 2.0 (Scott Aaronson, Wednesday, May 20th, 2020)
- The Collapsing Leviathan (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, May 26th, 2020)
- The US might die, but P and PSPACE are forever (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 1st, 2020)
- Pooled testing for covid: Guest post by Zeph Landau (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 4th, 2020)
- Jonathan Dowling (1955-2020) (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 6th, 2020)
- Book Review: “Will He Go?” (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 11th, 2020)
- Justice has no faction (Scott Aaronson, Thursday, June 18th, 2020)
- Quantum Computing Since Democritus: New Foreword! (Scott Aaronson, Saturday, June 20th, 2020)
- Pseudonymity as a trivial concession to genius (Scott Aaronson, Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020)
- David Poulin (Scott Aaronson, Monday, June 29th, 2020)
- Scott’s Zoom tip: Email the link! (Scott Aaronson, Friday, July 3rd, 2020)

The site was scraped using Python 2 with the libraries urllib2 and BeautifulSoup:

```
import urllib2
from bs4 import BeautifulSoup
import sys
import datetime
author='Scott Aaronson'
for year in range(2005, datetime.datetime.now().year+1):
yearposts=[]
for page in range(1, 100):
url='https://www.scottaaronson.com/blog/?m={}1&paged={}'.format(year, page)
req=urllib2.Request(url, headers={'User-Agent' : "Magic Browser"})
try:
con=urllib2.urlopen(req)
except urllib2.HTTPError, e:
break
data=con.read()
soup=BeautifulSoup(data, 'html.parser')
posts=soup.find_all(class_="post")
for p in posts:
title=p.h3.text
link=p.h3.a.get('href')
date=p.small.text
entry='* [{}]({}) ({}, {})'.format(title.encode('utf_8'), str(link), str(author), str(date))
yearposts.append(entry)
print('\n### {}\n'.format(year))
for t in reversed(yearposts):
print(t)
```