Float like a butterfly; sting like a bee.

Your hands can't hit what your eyes can't see.For this reason, we have to be careful when feeding numbers into our computer. Check out what happens when you ask a basic math question to Python:Pictured: the folly of manHuh, that's strange. Where did all those zeros come from? It turns out that machines use binary … Continue reading Float like a butterfly; sting like a bee.

Programming for Particle Physics – Monte Carlo simulations and Markov Chains

Call me Ishmael. Some years ago - never mind how long precisely - having little or no money in my purse, and nothing particular to interest me on shore, I thought I would sail about a little and see the watery part of the world. I'll tell you a story from my ongoing adventure in physics.Though I … Continue reading Programming for Particle Physics – Monte Carlo simulations and Markov Chains