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Recent posts

Martin Fenner on SciBarCamp

Nature's Martin Fenner has blogged a summary of what he heard and saw at SciBarCamp'09 in Palo Alto a couple of weeks ago. Cameron Neylon was there too&mdas...
July 26, 2009

Day 9

I meant to write this post yesterday, but we're watching Torchwood: Children of Earth, and, well, you know how it goes. We spent two sessions looking at the...
July 24, 2009

Day 10 Done - and With It, Week 2

XML in the morning, regular expressions in the afternoon—it's been a long week, but a productive one (I hope). We're going to shuffle some of the mate...
July 24, 2009

Day 8: Getting It Right

This morning's lecture was a high-level look at software testing, with a long-ish detour into exceptions; this afternoon was an introduction to Python's unit...
July 22, 2009

Day 7: Lots More Objects

We took a detour from the notes yesterday morning and built some classes to represent matrices. One reason was to show students how to break a problem down i...
July 22, 2009