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Friday, October 30, 2020

Rare Shells and Stratagems

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 11:15 AM

Patricia Lockwood quoting Nabokov —

‘I saw the board as a square pool of limpid water
with rare shells and stratagems rosily visible
upon the smooth tessellated bottom, which
to my confused adversary was all ooze and
squid-cloud.’ Conceptions of space, dimension,
movement, strategy.

London Review of Books ,
Vol. 42 No. 21 · 5 November 2020

Related images —

From this journal on October 26:

From this journal this morning:

A dancer forms a heart shape with her hands. Finishing the gesture,
she recovers the point missing from the bottom of the above shield . . .

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Images in posts are down.

Filed under: General — Tags: , , — m759 @ 9:30 AM

The service hosting my Log24 images is down. I do not know
when it will be up again.*

Meanwhile, a WordPress Media workaround image —

Honeywell H1 Quantum Computer Methods

Related narrative for a Code Girl

“Tickle: Change, Shift, Reveal.”

* Update at 5 AM Oct. 30: Images are back.
To celebrate their return . . . .
“Dance Practice Video,” still and detail.

Monday, October 26, 2020

She Sells Sea Shells

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 8:30 AM

More Bang for the Buck:

Code Girl Continues.

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 7:47 AM

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Switchin’ the Positions*

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 11:27 AM

“C24 is the list of codewords of the extended
binary Golay code C24.  Each codeword is expressed
by a subset of the set M  of the positions  [1, . . . , 24]
of MOG.”

— From Shimada’s notes on computational data at
http://www.math.sci.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/~shimada/
preprints/Edge/PaperEdge/compdataEdge.pdf
.

*  Related material — A new Ariana Grande video and . . .

a recent digital artwork, “Code Girl,” with accompanying story —

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Riddle for a Code Girl*

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 10:28 AM

Space People Lightbulb Puzzle
by presentationgo.com

“How many space people does it take
  to screw in a lightbulb?”

I.e. , the code girl of  the previous post.

Arrangement in Gray and Black

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 9:14 AM

See also The Spelman Trick.

The image above, from an Oct. 15 Harvard Crimson  article, is not credited.
But see the Crimson’s “Code Girl” page and the website of Margot Shang.

Meditation in Red and Gray

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 9:04 AM

See also Red and Gray in this  journal.

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