Lynx Roundup, January 18th 2020

Lynx Roundup, January 18th 2020

Dijkstra’s Shortest Path Algorithm in Python! Spreading the Gospel of Modern Monetary Theory! A Power Law Keeps the Brain’s Perceptions Balanced!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

A Power Law Keeps the Brain’s Perceptions Balanced | Quanta Magazine
Researchers have discovered a surprising mathematical relationship in the brain’s representations of sensory information, with possible applications to AI research.
The Uncommon Denominator: How The New Math Of Grocery Retail Has Emerged As A Global Threat
It’s not just about price; it’s rather the right price for the right goods for those particular customers.
Spreading the Gospel of Modern Monetary Theory
Once the province of wonks, the MMT cause is being embraced by ordinary people in search of a more moral economy.
‘Crypt keeper’ wasp brainwashes far more victims than thought
Parasitic insect has a host of potential hosts
Divide and Conquer Algorithms with Python Examples
An easy to understand introduction to divide and conquer algorithms
Dijkstra’s Shortest Path Algorithm in Python
From GPS navigation to network-layer link-state routing, Dijkstra’s Algorithm powers some of the most taken-for-granted modern services. Utilizing some basic data structures, let’s get an…
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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.