How to Create Animated GIFs with Python

Animated Mandelbrot fractal

To close the series of articles on how to compute fractals using NumPy array operations, I want to show you one more thing: how to create animated GIFs from those NumPy arrays. The first point to make is that… read more


Submitted on 9 April 2018


Figure 1. Artist’s impression of ʻOumuamua [image: ESO/M. Kornmesser]

ʻOumuamua is the first ever interstellar body that was observed while it passed through our solar system, which makes it a really cool object. Hundreds of thousands of asteroids and comets have been observed, but all of them originated from within our own solar system. It was known that… read more


Submitted on 23 December 2017

What is a Hadamard Matrix?

A Hadamard matrix is a matrix with all elements equal to \(+1\) or \(-1\), and for which the rows are mutually orthogonal. If you pick two rows from the matrix and write it as vectors \(\bf x\) and \(\bf y\), then these are orthogonal if… read more

Submitted on 6 December 2017


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