Posts Tagged: geeks

Mr. Clarke, the Real Hero of Stranger Things


He’s the teacher who encourages questions beyond the class assessment, who always gets his students to open the “Curiosity Door.” ...more

How Gone Is My Valley?


It does us all a disservice to separate the Valley’s current industrial action from that of its natural environment, human history and broader political context. ...more

Coding the Pages


In Vikram Chandra’s eyes, programming’s a lot like penning a piece:

When I first started programming, I was already writing my first novel, and the similarities became obvious right away: Both are iterative processes in which you construct bits of language and try to refine them; you try to construct complexity out of assemblages of small, simple bits of functionality.