The Power of Distraction

The Power of Distraction This post is born from the storm of anxiety and restlessness arising from my current predicament. I try and bury myself in extracurricular forays into computer science, explorations of manifold space…

A Parallel Universe

http://cdn.mathjax.org/mathjax/latest/MathJax.js?config=TeX-AMS-MML_HTMLorMML The Dunning-Kruger effect The situation I find myself in all too often is one where I feel like my knowledge and abilities are woefully inadequate for some particular task and feel glad that I…

What's so unique about it

Existence and Uniqueness

What's unique about me? Nothing really. I just read something here, see something there and then try to relay the message to someone else. Something is always lost in translation. All the great articles, fantastic…

Apodeictic

Apodictic Expressing or of the nature of necessary truth ot absolute certainty. This is one of those times when I just start writing with no clear intention. Someone once told me that the art of…

Hypocrite

Disclaimer I’m probably the most selfish person I know - that’s a lie I constantly tell myself. Why do I feel the need to consistently undercut my myself? Everything that I do at A New…

the world through calculus colored glasses

More Calculus And New Glasses

Are glasses required to be a calculus nerd? I am learning how to input more and more complex formulas using LaTeX. As I learn more about the formatting options available; fonts, effects, shapes, etc... I…

Gutenberg Bible

Printing Changed the World

How Printing Changed the World My beginnings as a printer Printing has been a huge part of life since high school. All of my courses were advanced math and science and any Advanced Placement classes…

Prime numbers

post hoc, ergo propter hoc

post hoc, ergo propter hoc (latin: after this, therefore because of this) because an event occurred first, it must have caused this later event —used to describe a fallacious argument a formula designating an error…