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Your mockup reminds me of Mathcad[0]. It's used to create documents that look like math papers, except the formulas and code there can be executed "in situ". I had a semester of numerical methods on it at my university, and one thing I realized while using it is that, while cool for math expressions, it starts to get problematic when you start implementing more complex algorithms. Programming is a slightly different mental exercise than maths, and the code doesn't lend easily to that kind of representation.

Not to say it's a thoroughly bad idea; I think there's a lot room for improvement over our flat, plaintext canvas we work with.

[0] - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathcad




I got something similar like that https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyvBXLgHYHy1AIK6i5uw3... but behind the scene it's compiled to Clojure. I believe this is enough for build real world programs.




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