This was a week of meetings.
On Monday, I scheduled one with my PI a week in advance to talk about methods for upcoming experiments. 491 more words
There is a featureI really like in Apache Spark. Spark can process data out of memory in my local machine even without a cluster. Good news for those who process data sets bigger than the memory size that currently have. 1,135 more words
As part of our earthquake unit, I had my Earth science classes try to build “earthquake” resistant structures out of toothpicks and masking tape. Different groups had different substrates to build in – dry sand, wet sand, or dough – to model the effects of different types of ground on building stability during earthquakes. 357 more words
Time works wonders–it’s a familiar saying that speaks to the fluid nature of an individual’s experiences, and how, as time passes, perceptions of those experiences often change. 326 more words