A genetic moral code

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.

A Sisyphean nightmare

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

A story of serendipity