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Kurt Smith
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This looks great -- a classical mechanics course integrated with Scheme, from the authors of SICP.

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I can recall back when I first started programming the moment that it fully sunk in that the computer truly knows nothing about what it is computing.  All the sophistication of any application has to be laboriously placed there by the programmer.  To what extent does machine learning qualify this statement?  I don't know...
Quote from a 1978 book that compares computer programming to teaching an imbecile to play bridge.

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Evidence-based software development -- a talk by Greg Wilson of "Software Carpentry" fame from 2 years ago.  He covers: big design up front vs. agile; the range of programmer productivity; defect rate vs. <metric of your choice>, and others.

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The anti-Lance Armstrong.

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"Beautiful regex visualizations".  Three words I never expected to see together.

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