A genetic moral code

Thou shalt not covet.
We may be making progress in understanding the genetic code, but how much of our moral code is under the same scrutiny?

Mario Chase: a simple game of cat and mouse

My friend Andrew made a neat little simulator for playing a game of Tag, or, in this case, Mario Chase. Check it out here!

Mind-reading: understanding how the brain learns

A rendering from da Vinci's sketch.
We like to break down large problems into smaller ones and look at the whole picture as a sum of its parts. The pieces of a jigsaw puzzle form an image, or different letters come together to form words. There are times when a larger picture isn't just a zero-sum games, the whole is greater than the sum of its constituents, or even when a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. No matter how you look at the bigger picture, there are different ways we can find a bigger thing among smaller parts.

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Aristotle

A Sisyphean nightmare

The following is an excerpt from a piece of writing I've been working on...

A story of serendipity