Lynx Roundup, December 6th 2020

Lynx Roundup, December 6th 2020

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
Experts unlock key to photosynthesis, a find that could help us meet food security demands
Scientists have solved the structure of one of the key components of photosynthesis, a discovery that could lead to photosynthesis being redesigned to achieve higher yields and meet urgent food security needs.
Unpacking in Python: Beyond Parallel Assignment
IntroductionUnpacking in Python refers to an operation that consists of assigning aniterable of values to a tuple [/lists-vs-tuples-in-python/] (or list) ofvariables in a single assignment statement. As a complement, the term packing can be used when we collect several values in a single variable using theiterable unpacking operator, *.Historically, Python developers have generically referred to this kind ofoperation as tuple unpacking. However, since this Python feature has turned out
How to use Jupyter Notebooks in 2020 (Part 1: The data science landscape)
Love it or hate it, they’re here to stay. The field of data science has evolved, and the tools around us begin to change— including Jupyter Notebooks. In this three-part series I’ll review the Notebook ecosystem and talk about my workflow.
First chip-to-chip quantum teleportation harnessing silicon photonic chip fabrication
The development of technologies which can process information based on the laws of quantum physics are predicted to have profound impacts on modern society.
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Matthew Alhonte

Supervillain in somebody's action hero movie. Experienced a radioactive freak accident at a young age which rendered him part-snake and strangely adept at Python.