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Hacks

  • 28 Nov 2020   The continually interesting exponential
  • 21 Oct 2020   The battle of the bulge
  • 16 Oct 2020   Hacking Kepler's problem
  • 02 Oct 2020   Why is quantum gravity hard?
  • 06 Aug 2020   An equinoctial experiment
  • 06 Apr 2020   A hacker's guide to the Chandrasekhar limit
  • 24 Feb 2020   Hacking physics from the back of a napkin
  • 04 Sep 2019   The scrubland manifesto
  • Physics

  • 28 Nov 2020   The continually interesting exponential
  • 03 Nov 2020   Asymmetric dice are unfair
  • 25 Oct 2020   A SpaceLoop oompoc
  • 23 Oct 2020   The uncertainty principle and virtual particles
  • 21 Oct 2020   The battle of the bulge
  • 16 Oct 2020   Hacking Kepler's problem
  • 07 Oct 2020   Parallel axes and wise crowds
  • 02 Oct 2020   Why is quantum gravity hard?
  • 09 Aug 2020   The Bloch sphere and Hopf fibrations
  • 06 Aug 2020   An equinoctial experiment
  • 08 Jul 2020   From solipsism to emergent time
  • 07 Jul 2020   The physics of sneezing
  • 06 Apr 2020   A hacker's guide to the Chandrasekhar limit
  • 24 Feb 2020   Hacking physics from the back of a napkin
  • 13 Aug 2019   Zeta regularisation voodoo
  • 29 Jul 2019   The endless present
  • 28 Jul 2019   Imaginary time and black holes
  • 17 Aug 2018   Inverted pendulums
  • 31 Aug 2015   Black hole thermodynamics
  • 30 Apr 2015   Pedagogy, polylogarithms and particles
  • Mathematics

  • 03 Nov 2020   Asymmetric dice are unfair
  • 07 Oct 2020   Parallel axes and wise crowds
  • 09 Aug 2020   The Bloch sphere and Hopf fibrations
  • 06 Aug 2020   An equinoctial experiment
  • 06 Jul 2020   Straight, self-similar or stochastic?
  • 13 Aug 2019   Zeta regularisation voodoo
  • 30 Sep 2018   Partition identities in Haskell
  • 08 Sep 2018   The geometry of coin flips
  • 17 Aug 2018   Inverted pendulums
  • 14 Dec 2017   Incompleteness and provability logic
  • 30 Nov 2017   Replicators and Fisher's Fundamental Theorem
  • 30 Sep 2015   Partitions, pentagons and products
  • 23 Aug 2015   Sums of squares and normed algebras
  • 31 May 2015   Cumulants from Möbius inversion
  • 17 May 2015   The functional equation for Riemann's zeta
  • 30 Apr 2015   Pedagogy, polylogarithms and particles
  • 01 Apr 2015   Summing the natural numbers
  • 15 Apr 2014   Shifted Gaussians and Hermite functions
  • Philosophy

  • 08 Jul 2020   From solipsism to emergent time
  • 29 Jul 2019   The endless present
  • 14 Dec 2017   Incompleteness and provability logic
  • 11 Aug 2017   Cigarettes, hard labour and a box full of money
  • Literature

  • 19 Jul 2018   Book review: D'Alembert's Principle
  • 04 Sep 2013   Book review: The Savage Detectives