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I normally don’t promote external sites or apps on this blog, but I’ve found an app that every nerd needs (I assume here for a moment that you, my reader, might just as well be one). You need to have Phyphox on your phone! I need…

Tom Sat, 06/04/2022 - 17:05
Symbolic Math in Python

Yes, you can do symbolic math in Python! The library to take a look at is SymPy. This article is not a SymPy tutorial, as I only want to walk you through some examples to show you the kinds of things that it can do. A good place to start…

Tom Tue, 05/22/2018 - 20:55
Turtle Graphics in Python

Figure 1. First four stages of the Koch snowflake.

Turtle graphics are a way of drawing where you control a cursor, known as the “turtle”, by instructing it how to move. For example, you tell the turtle to move forward over a certain distance, drawing a line on your screen in the process, then…

Tom Mon, 05/07/2018 - 13:39