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Doesn’t say great things about us, I’m afraid

I think this is actually remarkably informative (and depressing). It’s easy to assume that “most people are sensible” because the people around you are (to some degree) sensible, and I know I often fall into that trap. Data like this … Continue reading

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Remembering Rosalind Franklin: A note on Ada Lovelace Day

Today, 24 March, is Ada Lovelace Day, honoring the remarkable woman that is arguably the first computer programmer, working a full century before the construction of the first electronic machines that we would typically recognize as modern computers. In honor … Continue reading

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