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The Agony of Motion Sickness

You know I travel a lot and although i love visiting new and old places sometimes getting there is less than pleasant. Why? Because I get car sick, and air sick and sea sick and horse sick and one time i did like stand up paddle boarding and I got stand up paddle boarding sick.

Shark Fin CSI

In 2012, Illinois became the first non-coastal state to ban the distribution, sale, and trade of shark fins like this one. At first glance this may seem odd considering there’s no ocean anywhere in sight, but not when you acknowledge that many inland states contribute to the decline of shark populations by importing shark fins

Crash Course Computer Science Preview

Hello world! I’m Carrie Anne Philbin and welcome to Crash Course Computer Science! So, computers really have allowed us to do some pretty amazing things – think global telecommunications, international commerce, global transportation, breakthroughs in medicine, distributed education, online shopping, online dating, just the Internet in general. Computers are allowing us to explore our own

Programming Basics: Statements & Functions: Crash Course Computer Science #12

Hi, I’m Carrie Anne, and welcome to CrashCourse Computer Science! Last episode we discussed how writing programs in native machine code, and having to contend with so many low level details, was a huge impediment to writing complex programs. To abstract away many of these low-level details, Programming Languages were developed that let programmers concentrate

Programming Basics: Statements & Functions: Crash Course Computer Science #12

Hi, I’m Carrie Anne, and welcome to CrashCourse Computer Science! Last episode we discussed how writing programs in native machine code, and having to contend with so many low level details, was a huge impediment to writing complex programs. To abstract away many of these low-level details, Programming Languages were developed that let programmers concentrate