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Algorithm + Creation + Interaction + Simulation

September 15, 2012 at 3:44am

Goodbye tumblr.

I am moving to calepin.co. Transition will be completed in the next few days: http://num3ric.calepin.co/

September 29, 2011 at 1:06am

Reblogged from powertothelearner

Power to the Learner!: What Does Learning Science Look Like? →

powertothelearner:

Finally, I said that I couldn’t see how anyone could be educated by this self-propagating system in which people pass exams, and teach others to pass exams, but nobody knows anything

September 7, 2011 at 5:17pm

The underlying framework of the arrangement was solved by the algorithm, and humans used that framework to design the final result. This is, I think, a perfect example of something that I’ve believed in for a long time: we should let computers do what computers do best, and let humans do what humans do best.

— All The Names: Algorithmic Design and the 9/11 Memorial