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Tip #82: Watch the story of the science software in the Mars Curiosity

Like a lot of kids who grew up in the 80s we have always been space nerds. When NASA launched the Curiosity Rover to Mars almost 4 years ago, of course we were extremely excited. As software developers, we were were even more interested to hear about how these engineers solved the complex problems of running a remote moving laboratory on Mars. Recently, we found this video of Dr. Kathryn Weiss, from the NASA JPL, describing some of the software challenges and solutions they used. We love hearing about how different (but at the same time similar) building software for a rover is from our seemingly trivial work of building web applications is.

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Tip #178: Read a NYTimes profile of Alton Brown

[This latest profile of Alton Brown in the NYT](http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/28/dining/alton-brown-cookbook-everydaycook.html) gives us a little peak at one of our favorite food 'celebrities'. We've been a fan... » Read More |

Tip #177: Read about the link between deep neural nets and ... the universe

Artificial intelligence and deep neural nets are taking over the technology landscape, or so it seems if all you do is read Twitter. Which is... » Read More |

Tip #176: Listen to Samiyam and Earl Sweatshirt - Mirror

We a) love almost anything that Stones Throw puts out and b) are consistently impressed by how much better [Earl Sweatshirt](http://earlsweatshirt.com/) gets with each track,... » Read More |

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