Archives for April 18, 2012

GNU Science and otter matters

Joey Bernard, who writes about science under Linux, has just started a multi (as in two?) part series on GSL, the GNU Scientific Library. It is here. Just browsing through the files of GSL is fun. You find little gems like this:

An Open Letter to Arianna …

… Huffington, by Shawn Otto: Dear Arianna, Congratulations on the Huffington Post’s Pulitzer prize. That is an important feather in the paper’s cap. I want you to know how much I value your publication, and how I think the dust up over the antiscience HuffPost article “NASA Global Warming Stance Blasted By 49 Astronauts, Scientists…