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PyCamp Toronto June 27-30 2011

The University of Toronto Department of Physics brings PyCamp to Toronto on Monday, June 27 through Thursday, June 30, 2011. Register today at http://trizpu...
April 05, 2011

An Ounce vs. A Pound

Run for the Cure, Ride for the Cure, Dance for the Cure—they have saved a lot of lives, and I have nothing but respect for all the people who have organized ...
April 03, 2011

Harder Than It Should Be

Someone once said, "Chemistry is basically anything chemists will give each other awards for doing." Or something like that—Google doesn't find matche...
March 31, 2011

And I’m on a Horse

Patrick Mackenzie (whom I've never met) gave a good lightning talk at the Business of Software that sums up a lot of what we haven't done for Software Carpen...
March 26, 2011