Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

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What I’ve Learned So Far

I worked on Software Carpentry full-time for a year starting in May 2010. In that time I created over 140 PowerPoint decks, about 12 hours of video, and taug...
December 20, 2011

It Just Keeps On Hurting

I received email a few days ago from someone who had just found this site (reproduced here with permission): I am working on getting myself set up to do scie...
December 20, 2011