MATLAB is computer science for legit scientists, but you can learn it too with this training

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If you’ve never heard of MATLAB or think it sounds vaguely like certain TV shows from the ’80s, you’d be forgiven. Because even in a tech sector chock full of intricate, complex programs and systems that routinely leave lay people scratching their heads, MATLAB is science tech for the serious, SERIOUS scientists. Since its humble…

Your terrifying reading for today: Wargame designer outlines 4 post-election civil war scenarios

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I’m a wargame designer. I co-developed the first reboot of Axis & Allies and its D-Day edition, made a mythological Risk game called Risk Godstorm, and burned down both the Roman Empire in Gloria Mundi and medieval France in Veritas. I write about game theory learned from simulating war outcomes. Like many people, I’m stuck…

Demi Adejuyigbe remembers September 21, year after year, in tribute videos

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Every year on September 21, podcaster/comedian/TV writer Demi Adejuyigbe releases a video in tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire’s 1978 hit “September.” His annual tradition began in 2016 and has grown in popularity over the years, prompting praise from the song’s co-writer Allee Willis in a 2018 tweet, “Love how you honor it!” (Happy Allee…

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