Gathering of pieces of the labyrinth of humankind knowledge that I consider worthy of your time.

Those are mostly "offline" material since online material just get linked directly within my work. It is also mostly non-scientific or research work for the same reason. There is no absolute rule regarding the presence or not of something I put here, just material that I enjoyed and would discuss about with great pleasure. For a more analytical approach, refer to my Personal Information Stream.

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Note that several websites are mainly relaying content and are restricted to US audience thus not present here.


  • Eureka Seven: Pocket Full of Rainbows
  • Aachi and Ssipak
  • Barefoot Gen / Hadashi no Gen
  • Toward the Terra
  • Kaiba
  • Genius Party
  • Ergo Proxy
  • Origin : Spirits of the Past
  • Serial Experiment Lain
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • Evangelion
  • The Grave of the Fireflies
  • Akira

See Anime for more



  • L'argent, l'urgence, Louise Desbrusses, P.O.L. 2006
  • L'Échiquier du mal (Original title : Carrion Comfort), Dan Simmons
  • Le Meilleur des Mondes (Original title : Brave New World), Aldous Huxley
  • Le Principe de Peter, Laurence J. Peter et Raymond Hull
  • Le Merveilleux Voyage de Nils Holgersson à travers la Suède, Selma Lagerlöf
  • ...
  • my notes on some of the books I read
  • Fabula, la recherche en littérature



  • Wittgenstein by Derek Jarman, 1993
  • Ressources Humaines
  • The Trial
  • Violence des échanges en milieu tempéré
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Koyaanisqatsi
  • Metropolis
  • Gattaca
  • Vanilla Sky
  • The 13th Floor
  • Matrix
  • Mindwalk
  • Office Space
  • Brazil
  • ... (impossible to find an old website where you could share your list o favorite movies)






To organize

To try

Make your own

moved to Music




See my quote self for aphorisms I enjoyed and Surfacing wisdom for my owns.

Artwork from other media

Things that *you* my friend are actually suppose to give me back!

  • Getting to YES (Agathe)
  • Petit cours d'autodefense intellectuel (Emilie)
    • 2/3 read after ~ a year (requested to give it back)
  • The Code Book (Jonathan, end of August 2009)
  • Scientific American November 2009 (phantom99, December 2009)
  • The Code Book (Daniele, December 2009)
  • Le Pouvoir Des Mathematiques (Sylvain, early January 2010)
  • Internet : Revolution Culturelle (Jonathan, Marc 2010)
  • The Beggar King (Gwenael, early July 2009)
  • Le Maitre Ignorant (Gwenael, early July 2009)
  • The Beggar King (Kenza, April 2010)
  • Petit cours d'autodefense intellectuel (Frank, back in early September 2010)
  • Petit cours d'autodefense intellectuel (Nicolas September 2010)

Sources I often use to get a broader horizon