Is everything we eat associated with cancer? A…

ABSTRACT Background: Nutritional epidemiology is a highly prolific field. Debates on associations of nutrients with disease risk are common in the literature and attract attention in public media. Objective: We aimed to examine the conclusions,…

Discrete Mathematics and Functional Programming

Discrete Mathematics and Functional Programming Thomas VanDrunen Wheaton College (IL) This site provides information about and supplemental material for Thomas VanDrunen, Discrete Mathematics and Functional Programming August 2012 by Franklin, Beedle and Associates. (See Franklin…

Tiananmen: Chinas great act of forgettance

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Tank Man photo has come to define what happened at Tiananmen Square There are no official acts of remembrance for the events of 1989 in Beijing. But that statement,…

A Most Important Discovery

On March 19th of 1953, weeks before it was announced to the public, scientist Francis Crick excitedly wrote a letter to his son and told him of one of the most important scientific developments of…

thomasahle/sunfish

Sunfish is a simple, but strong chess engine, written in Python, mostly for teaching purposes. Without tables and its simple interface, it takes up just 111 lines of code! Because Sunfish is small and strives…

Whistled Turkish

<!--« Accidental art | Not just any old Putonghua » --> « previous post | next post » Malin Fezehai, "In Turkey, Keeping a Language of Whistles Alive", NYT 5/30/2019: Muazzez Kocek, 46, is considered…