Completed readings; incomplete readings carry over.

2012 June

Mathematics & Physics

  1. The (mis)Behavior of Markets, by Benoit Mandelbrot.

2012 May

Mathematics & Physics

  1. Six Not-So-Easy Pieces, by Richard Feynman.

Miscellaneous

  1. Outliers, by Malcolm Gladwell.

Philosophy & Politics

  1. The Black Swan: On Robustness & Fragility, by Nassim Taleb.

2012 April

Computer Science

  1. http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/documentation/quickstart/

Miscellaneous

  1. The Tipping Point, by Malcolm Gladwell.

2012 March

American History

  1. Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 1777

Computer Science

  1. Active FTP vs. Passive FTP: a Definitive Explanation

Philosophy & Politics

  1. The Black Swan, by Nassim Taleb.

2012 February

American History

  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Continental_Congress
  2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Declaration_of_the_Causes_and_Necessity_of_Taking…
  3. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olive_Branch_Petition
  4. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Resolution_of_independence
  5. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Model_Treaty
  6. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Amity_and_Commerce_%28United_States…
  7. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Alliance

Computer Science

  1. CSS Font-Size: Em vs. Px vs. Pt vs. Percent

Miscellaneous

  1. On Love, by Alain de Botton.
  2. Blink, by Malcolm Gladwell.

2012 January

American History

  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virginia_Conventions
  2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Continental_Congress

Mathematics & Physics

  1. Six Easy Pieces, by Richard Feynman.

2011 December

American History

  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stamp_Act_1765
  2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Townshend_Acts
  3. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boston_Tea_Party
  4. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intolerable_Acts
  5. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairfax_Resolves
  6. http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Fairfax_Resolves

Computer Science

  1. Scope in JavaScript
  2. Object Oriented Programming in JavaScript
  3. Understanding JavaScript Prototypes
  4. Introduction to Object-Oriented JavaScript