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Quick Quiz to Measure What Scientists Know

Suppose you have a room full of scientists—hundreds of ‘em—and want to find out how they actually use computers in their work. There isn’t time to interview...
July 23, 2008

Belated Barbecue Photos

We had our mid-summer student barbecue a couple of Fridays ago, and a good time was had by all. The photos are courtesy of Qiyu Zhu:
July 22, 2008

Summer 2008 Logo

Our summer students have chosen a logo for their t-shirts. Yes, that is a hippo wearing a toque (knit cap, if you’re American), a scarf, and an inflatable s...
July 22, 2008

Link Soup

Oh dear — I have fallen behind again. MyTTC.ca is up (Jorge's comments are more coherent than mine). Should this be the starting point for student projects...
July 22, 2008