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Did I show this to you?

Posted by Shork on July 17, 2011, 3:57 a.m.

It's been a long ass time since I've done anything here. I found this text file in my file manager though, it's a python program for simulating solar system formation from a random collection of particles representing a dust cloud. It was the first real program I wrote in python, …

i'm still here?!

Posted by Shork on Aug. 21, 2010, 12:52 a.m.

i haven't even logged on in well over a year and now I decide to look and my stuff is still here!

Wow. you guys must have a lot of free harddrive space.

I am in grad school now, doing a med chem program. I still occasionally do bad programming. …

parsing a string to an array

Posted by Shork on July 1, 2009, 4:18 p.m.

I am writing a program in python for a genetics professor I had for class. It takes the coordinates of a gene on DNA, and draws an arrow showing the position and direction of the gene on the genome. I thought converting the numbers to an image would be the …

I make poor games. It's official.

Posted by Shork on June 5, 2009, 4:59 p.m.

I logged in today to see a new badge on my profile. A little black X that says I make poor games. I already knew this. I pride myself on it. I made the banner that says "I make bad games" and have been using it ever since I found …

GM5 under Ubuntu

Posted by Shork on May 15, 2009, 5:13 p.m.

I have ubuntu linux. That's the biggest reason I have not done anything with game maker for over a year. I have tried learning python, took a java class, but I still like Game Maker. So I did some research, looked around, and learned that Game Maker will not work …

yay

Posted by Shork on March 23, 2009, 7:23 p.m.

haikus are real dumb
haikus are really stupid
i hate them a lot.

YAY!


64Digits is back and better than ever! The new motto is great too, "Driven by Laziness." Genius. To realize that the entire world is driven by laziness, then to build a whole website around it.

To …

3D modeling, how doth I do it?

Posted by Shork on Dec. 25, 2008, 3:15 a.m.

I have been playing Final Fantasy crystal chronicals on the DS, I like the way the character models look. They're simple, low memory requirements, look good on the small screen. I got to thinking about trying a little 3d gaming of my own, with simple graphics of course. The biggest …

Powerpoint and Program

Posted by Shork on Nov. 10, 2008, 12:54 a.m.

I need some quick info on my seminar powerpoint. I have to present it tomorrow, it must be 40 to 50 minutes long. It's about adding synthetic amino acids to the genetic code of living things.

Natural organisms use 20 amino acids to build proteins that they need to carry …

ignore me

Posted by Shork on Sept. 17, 2008, 3:21 p.m.

Ubuntu

Posted by Shork on Aug. 6, 2008, 6:56 p.m.

I had to get a new laptop. My old laptop was bought in fall of 2005 for $1200. last year I dropped a wheelchair on it and cracked the screen. This summer the wheelchair came back to finish the job, leaving me with a totally black monitor. Despite my love …