TL;DR: senate financial contributions data are widely available but very difficult to understand. I’m building a webapp to visualize these data intuitively so that voters can easily inform themselves about the financial influence upon their senators. See blog posts here or check out the Github repo.
TL;DR: leveraging commonly available modern deep learning techniques, I’m inspired by my brother in law’s scholarship to create a generative Recurrent Neural Network to create a Walt Whitman-like bot. Here is a list of posts on this topic.
TL;DR: My best friends and I bought a 90 year old wooden sailboat, and are restoring her in Maine. This is a large, medium-term woodworking project, and I hope to post occasionally to catalogue some of our progress. Here is a list of posts on this topic.