I'm taking the the Signature Track of the "Functional Programming in Scala" Coursera class and having an inordinate amount of fun. Not that I have a large need to write Scala, but I am enjoying…

General links on the effect of physical labor on mental health / emotional happiness: http://www.rc.usf.edu/~jdorio/Articles/Flexible%20work%20schedules%20and%20mental%20and%20physical%20health.pdf http://link.springer.com/article/10…

This blew my mind: Approximately 90% of the human body's total serotonin is located in the enterochromaffin cells in the GI tract. Yes, serotonin is synthesized by the body. In the gut. Which led me…

http://blog.golang.org/go1.3 They've improved the linker speed and laid out some grand plans for the Go compiler's future. Phase one: build a C to Go translator, automatically rewrite Go compiler in…