Category Archives: Science

"Given the existence of A, B will create itself, therefore, C had nothing to do with it"

Stephen Hawking’s new book promises a lot of hype. CNN Already published two separate articles about it on their site even hough no-one has read it yet. I’ve added it to my Amazon Science Books Wishlist, and will buy it … Continue reading

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Binary Search

While going through some old code, for another article I’m writing that will come up on the blog, I came across an implementation of binary search in C. While the implementation itself was certainly OK, it wasn’t exactly a general-purpose … Continue reading

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Creation of a Bacterial Cell Controlled by a Chemically Synthesized Genome

D.G. Gibson et al. reported, in Science Magazine, the “Creation of a Bacterial Cell Controlled by a Chemically Synthesized Genome”. Now, I used to be a biologist and have studied this particular type of biology for a number of years … Continue reading

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