[archive] The Long Form Game

[Found this old blog post from 2012. Thought I'd repost it.] "We must not inquire too curiously into motives. they are apt to become feeble in the utterance: the aroma is mixed with the grosser air. We must keep the germinating grain away from the light." - George Eliot, Middlemarch This is one…

One and Zero

[Written in 2010 for entrance into UT Austin's CS program.] Seeking the Infinite By John Richter One and Zero. At first glance, these digits appear meek and unassuming. Too, they seem limited, primitive even. But I warn you: while you may scoff at the perceived inadequacies of a one and a zero, don’t be…