Category: Interesting

The second 100,000 primes and their reciprocals (1/x) to 500 significant digits

As with the first 100K primes, this is a large CSV file (~50MB) tarred to ~25MB. Column 1 contains the primes, adjacent cells in column 2 contain the reciprocals.

Download from my GitHub here.

The first 100,000 primes and their reciprocals (1/x) to 500 significant digits

Beware, this is a large CSV file (~50MB) tarred to ~25MB. Column 1 contains the primes, adjacent cells in column 2 contain the reciprocals.

Download here.

({=}) Coed:Ethics 2018

Good take from Jon Sharpe on ethics in tech. Suspect this issue will take center stage in many aspects of our lives the next few years: https://blog.jonrshar.pe/2018/Jul/17/coed-ethics-2018.html

“Ironies of Automation” by Lisanne Bainbridge

Published in 1983 but still timely: ~5K words – 18-20 minutes

“Why Minimal Guidance During Instruction Does Not Work: An Analysis of the Failure of Constructivist, Discovery, Problem-Based, Experiential, and Inquiry-Based Teaching” by Paul A. Kirschner, John Sweller, and Richard E. Clark

Great read – ~8K words and 25-30 minutes.