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Languages

“It is practically impossible to teach good programming style to students that have had prior exposure to BASIC: as potential programmers they are mentall...

Active Learning

“Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls in...

New Origami Diagrams

I have uploaded many of the diagrams for models by Yehuda Peled, diagrammed by him, which were hosted on the old Origami Tips website, and who had no intern...

Programming by Coincidence

In their excellent book, The Pragmatic Programmer, Andrew Hunt and David Thomas have a section on “Programming by Coincidence”. Although their book is jammed...

Origami Tips

In this page I’ll post various tips, some revived from the old Origami Tips website, some new. Common Folding Sequences

Creativity and Constraints

Although my university obligations are enormous at the moment, I find myself drawn back into the Origami world. Thus, I came across this month’s challenge on...

Schedule

Jeff Atwood wrote a very interesting blog post where he postulated that quantity is more important than quantity. From my point of view, this is an interesti...