Hi Juno!

As a world-class procrastinator, I know I’m very late with this post only about 12 hours before the event. However, I still wanted to share it with you in the hopes that maybe it could help one person. As you may have heard, the Juno spacecraft will be making a close approach to Earth on… Read More Hi Juno!

Fancier Minecraft Pi Game of Life

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-8gmHvJD2jyc/USH1uxHIu4I/AAAAAAAAC1I/ptVGYQdSylk/s144-c/IMG_20130218_012053.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/100175922620194527589/InstantUpload#5846223975109671810″ caption=”IMG_20130218_012053.jpg” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20130218_012053.jpg” ] I spiffed up my last bit of Minecraft Pi Edition code by making the Game of Life fit into a smaller area of the world, making the world grid and live cells easier to see (by making dead cells Obsidian and live cells Diamond Blocks), and even adding… Read More Fancier Minecraft Pi Game of Life

Conway’s Game of Life in Minecraft Pi Edition

Also known as “The slowest implementation of the Game of Life in 2013″. This is what happens when you have insomnia. [pe2-image src=”http://lh3.ggpht.com/-pIMUUJNK__k/URzHojTQSAI/AAAAAAAACxQ/MCZeLIlpebE/s144-c/IMG_20130214_031548.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/100175922620194527589/InstantUpload#5844765915904755714″ caption=”IMG_20130214_031548.jpg” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20130214_031548.jpg” ] What I did was first clear out the entire world, then place a plane of glass across the entire world at y=1. The actual Life cells are… Read More Conway’s Game of Life in Minecraft Pi Edition