I'll be loading up this section of my site with my musings on programming, science and other things. Hopefully I get to that before you read this message.
A tribute to my thesis advisor, John T. Reidl, who died after a 3 year fight with melanoma in July of 2013.
A quick and dirty description of measurement error and how the beta distribution does it better for proportions. This entry is relevant to measuring the quality of newcomers in Wikipedia.
A comparison between the activities of osteoblasts and osteoclasts, the bone producing and bone forming cells in your body.