Pi written to 1,000 digits using a Fractal Cistercian notation (note the most significant digit, 3, is the bottom left, diagonal line).

Sometimes, it’s useful to take a break for the normal day-to-day technical work and play with a fun problem, especially a useless fun problem. …


A land rush in progress. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_Rush_of_1889

The most popular metaphor I hear (especially from non-technical, project manager-y individuals) as a battle cry for the importance of data to modern business is “Data is the new Oil”, a phrase which, as far as I can tell, was popularized by Wired in 2014. Metaphors like this do a…


I was recently trying to use the Weights and Biases package to track some model components. They have a great package called Sweeps which makes hyperparameter tuning tracking easy. However, it does not include an option to let your model time out after a certain amount of time. Given that…


A former Parvo puppy patient at the Austin Pets Alive! Parvo ICU

Shelter medicine in the United States has been operating under many of the same parameters and assumptions for decades, with more recent movements to attempt to stop the practice of killing animals unnecessarily in shelters (with the definition of “necessary” being the topic of substantial debate). There are many critical…

Kevin Horecka

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