Golden Verses of Pythagoras

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Part 1: [45:30]  Download MP3 Part 2: [37:23]  Download MP3   Here’s a great lecture given by Manly Palmer Hall, a Canadian author and mystic. He is perhaps most famous for his work The Secret Teachings of All Ages: An Encyclopedic Outline of Masonic, Hermetic, Qabbalistic and Rosicrucian Symbolical Philosophy, which is widely regarded as his magnum opus, and which …

Nobody Tells This To Beginners

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Here’s a really cool animation made by Creavite Studio inspired by this great advice from Ira Glass on storytelling: What nobody tells people who are beginners — and I really wish someone had told this to me . . . is that all of us who do creative work, we get into it because we have good taste. But there …

Juice It or Lose It

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How to make a game feel better by only altering its surface. To summarize the video, here are their ideas for “juicing” up a game, in this case a breakout clone: Color 1 – Distinct objects get distinct colors Tweening 1 (easing) – Drop down the level from the top of the screen into its final position: Linearly – Drops …

The Big Numbers behind Bitcoin’s Security

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You can flip a coin 160 times and you have generated a new number. One that has never been seen before on earth and, unless you show it to someone, it will never be seen again. Bitcoin deals with quindecillions, or 10^48 There’s currently not enough computational power in our known universe to break Bitcoin’s security Big numbers kill the …