10 Reasons Python Rocks for Research (And a Few Reasons It Doesn’t)

The following is an account of my own experience with Python. Because
that experience has been so positive, it is an unabashed attempt to
promote the use of Python for general scientific research and
development. About four years ago, I dropped MATLAB i… Read more


Better Python Object Serialization

The Python standard library is full of underappreciated gems. One of them allows for simple and elegant function dispatching based on argument types. This makes it perfect for serialization of arbitrary objects – for example to JSON in web APIs and stru... (more…)

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