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Alglib/Python linear and non-linear fitting functions

I have updated the Alglib spline-matrix spreadsheet to use the latest Alglib release, using the Python version, in conjunction with the Excel-Python add-in. To use the spreadsheet requires: 371 more words


Private Entrance, Private Patio.

Last week’s Structural Retaining Wall & Lower Stairs is complete!
See that window? That’s a bedroom with private bath too.


Faith in facts or faith in God?

In the Kingdom of God 2+2 is not always equal to 4. Kingdom math is unbalanced. There are these inequalities, incongruities and infinities lying around that mess up the equations. 1,121 more words


Newton's Working Practices (2) - I did it my way...

In our last episode we looked at Isaac Newton’s use of catchwords. Today our focus will be on his citation practices, with special regards to his command of ancient languages. 736 more words

Isaac Newton

Secret to Long Life is...Iowa?

NEWTON, Iowa — Let’s call it a surprise party, because turning 100 never looked so — easy.

“I feel pretty good!” smiled Dorothy Pickett who celebrated her 100th birthday in Newton, Monday. 260 more words


The flux moment of a rectangle.

It was Berkely that drew attention to the general problem of misunderstanding Newtonian concepts particularly that of Fluxions. At the time of Newtons writing of the Astrological Principles Mathematics had barely become a subject in England and the Ameicas thereafter, and so many found Newtons advanced geometrical demonstrations very challenging. 1,854 more words