Fix Hombrew on OS X Yosemite

If for some reasons you've been crazy enough to install the first developer beta of Mac OSX 10.01 Yosemite, you've probably noticed that Homebrew stopped working. One possible fix is to delete homebrew and reinstall everything following this gist. But I am too lazy and too attached to my …

Move to ghc 7.8.2 on MacOSX

Lately I've been playing with some functional languages: haskell, lisp (in particular the scheme dialect, see e.g. chicken or racket) and elixir (I very much like it and I really appreciate that it runs on the erlang VM). Each of those has something pretty unique and I believe is …

Modern Art in Space

Well... the title is a spoiler, but is this a painting? Are those falling meteors? What is that? The first time I've seen it, out of context, I tought it was a crop of some decaying taken from LHC. In fact, this is a picture coming from the Hubble Space …