@MartinShadok
T'as joué à Sunless Sea ? Je me demande si Skies vaut le coup en comparaison.

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one of my favorite, strangest websites is horg.com/horg/

it's an elaborate shitpost of a website that traces an imaginary taxonomy and phylogeny of little plastic waste products, particularly the little plastic bits that they use to keep bread bags closed (occlupanidae)

Dijkstra's notes (EWD879) that are quoted there are also a marvel in themselves. Like everything he ever wrote pretty much.

cs.utexas.edu/~EWD/transcripti

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I was looking into this after listening to a little story at the beginning of an ICFP19 talk by Wouter Swierstra, telling about Edsger W. Dijkstra telling about Martin-Löf telling about his type theory.

> He (Martin-Löf) was a very sympathetic speaker and convinced at least me (Dijkstra) that something (possibly even of great conceptual elegance) was going on. He spoke with an endearing care.

m.youtube.com/watch?v=iU7UtoM7

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The Curry-Howard correspondence is often brought up as a relation between proving and programming, but at least Martin-Löf actually attributes the connection to programming to Kolmogorov. Whereas today types are easily associated with programming, Martin-Löf presents the connection in the order Types-Proposition-Problems (whose "solutions" are programs), that's kinda surprising today. Read his seminal paper, Constructive mathematics and computer programming.

cs.tufts.edu/~nr/cs257/archive

Determinization is a in the of state machines and simulations. I'm not sure whether it's a profound or trivial fact.

Also, it's crazy how the slides draw themselves when I know everything I'm going to say first.

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Practice talk round 1: it's good, but change everything to make it better.

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@MartinShadok

plv.mpi-sws.org/paco/

Paco is of more limited scope, for building coinductive proofs (Prop stuff).

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My paper's on arXiv
arxiv.org/abs/1912.05601
It was rejected from CPP so I can't say anything fancy like "it's gonna be published at so-and-so!" or whatever but here it is!

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@abs
Choice is an illusion, there is no free will.

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