Lynx Roundup, March 16th 2020

Lynx Roundup, March 16th 2020

Easy concurrency in Python! Validate credit card numbers with functional Javascript! Universal patterns behind innovation!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

Validate a Credit Card Number with Functional JavaScript
. Tagged with beginners, functional, javascript, tutorial.
Facing complexity means befriending uncertainty and ambiguity
Our dominant way of thinking in dualistic opposites makes us blind to the underlying unity. Nature is hardly ever that black or white; mostly we are dealing with shades of grey. The way we tend to…
Mathematicians have discovered how the universal patterns behind innovation arise
The work could lead to a new approach to the study of what is possible, and how it follows from what already exists.
Researchers Assembled over 100 Voting Machines. Hackers Broke Into Every Single One.
Violent flaring revealed at the heart of a black hole system
An international team of astronomers, led by the University of Southampton, have used state-of-the-art cameras to create a high frame-rate movie of a growing black hole system at a level of detail never seen before. In the process they uncovered new clues to understanding the immediate surroundings …


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.