Link Roundup, April 15th

Link Roundup, April 15th

Data science with Snkia.

    Resident Scientist Snkia works tirelessly towards robot utopia. These are his findings.

    Things I've come across recently that I thought were neat.  Freshness not guaranteed.

    https://medium.com/tensorflow/introducing-tensorflow-probability-dca4c304e245
    Sweet.  Probabilistic Programming languages are pretty rad - only one I've ever really messed with is Anglican in Clojure, though.

    https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/12/health/stonefish-switchblade-lachrymal-saber-trnd/index.html
    Good news, everyone!  These dangerous beasties just got more dangerous and more beastly.

    http://www.iflscience.com/physics/7-animated-gifs-that-will-make-you-instantly-understant-trigonometry/all/

    https://paulromer.net/jupyter-mathematica-and-the-future-of-the-research-paper/
    Legitimately think Literate Programming is a super important development in Philosophy of Science.

    https://www.ccn.com/an-ethereum-blockchain-is-restoring-the-identity-of-syrian-refugees/
    Awesome application of the tech.  Fun fact: Iron Mountain was started so that important records wouldn't be lost in the event of war.  Original name was "Iron Mountain Atomic Storage Corporation".

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    Super villain in somebody's action hero movie. Experienced a radioactive freak accident at a young age, which rendered him part-snake and strangely adept at Python.
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    Super villain in somebody's action hero movie. Experienced a radioactive freak accident at a young age, which rendered him part-snake and strangely adept at Python.