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On Aging

I’m turning 40 this week, so it feels like a trite, but also necessary, step to ruminate on aging and the process of growing older.  One question I often ask

日本語で投稿です。(A post in Japanese)


Learning Japanese

Reflections on Learning Japanese I’ve been working on learning the Japanese language ( 日本語 )for quite a number of years. It all started when my wife and I decided that

Coding Bootcamps

Teaching Coding Bootcamp for Scientists Recently, I’ve had the chance to teach several Python coding boot camps. Several have been “attend if you want” optional workshops, and most recently, I did


About Paradoxdruid

I’m a professional geek: a scientist, thinker, coder, gamer, and roleplayer.