2016-04-28 Norvig on combinatorics
With reference to the ancient game of go and the paltry number
of atoms in the universe.
2016-04-19 Clojure, The Good Parts
Some opinionated but thoughtful advice on “what a ‘good’ production Clojure app looks like in 2016.”
See also the discussion
on Hacker News.
2016-04-19 Thanks to all
who dropped by the Arlington Planetarium table at the Science and Engineering Festival
this weekend in DC. It was a pleasure meeting you and I hope to see you at one of our
2016-03-30 The war on math
The title refers to the confused notion that we can remove unbreakable encryption from the reach of anyone
who wants to use it. The article is a brilliant takedown of recent government and media stupidity.
2016-03-28 The Galileo Gambit
“As early as the late 1970s, executives at fossil fuel companies were well aware that burning oil, gas and coal could cause irreversible and dangerous climate change.”