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Why not? I've seen your daily routine. You're not busy.

A larger challenge is to encourage the shift from rationalism, which assumes that algorithms are the answer, to empiricism, which assumes that continuous exploration, persistent questioning, and vigorous dialog will promote a deeper understanding of our world.

Dimitris Chloupis made a remarkably astute observation - Lisp is a factory for making programming languages; Smalltalk is a factory for making programming environments.

17 July 2019

Climate

Planting trees to save climate.

The paper - Global tree restoration potential.

Increased frequencey of and population exposure to extreme heat index days.

16 July 2019

Computers

Interesting Programming Languages.

Wow, lots of compute needed for AI.

Intels Pohoiki Beach is a neuromorphic computer.

Earth

US beekeepers lost lot of colonies last year.

BeeInformed.

Energy

Transmission Upgrades and Expasion for Renewable Energy.

Interconnections Seam Study

11 July 2019

Smalltalk

Xerox Star Emulator.

AI

Unsupervised word embeddings capture latent knowledge from materials science literature.

Games

Pathologic 2'seasy mode lets you soak in the dread of an unwell town

It's Winter.

Things we lost in the Flood.

Overcrowd - Commuting game.

5 horror games that changed the horror genre.

09 July 2019

Weather/Climate

MeteOrage

The Weather Machine -- book.

ECMWF on tropical tidbits.

Games

Daphne Bavelier won a prize for video games and attention spans.

Jacobs Foundation Prize.

Among Trees.

Climate Crisis Games.

ISLANDERS

01 July 2019

Smalltalk and Fluid Simulations.

Honey Ginger on Pharo News.

Honey Ginger github


Bruce O'Neel

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