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Reminds me of the MIT SICP lecture videos from the 80s. The concepts of black box abstraction and the simplicity of using LISP like lego building blocks blew my mind and made me switch from being a UX designer dabbling in Rails to a full blown programmer.

It was still entirely relevant to today even though it was a few decades old as the fundamentals of computer science are still fundamental.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Op3QLzMgSY&list=PL8FE88AA54...

Hearing that intro music still brings a smile to my face.

I just happen to be relearning math right now as I dive deeper into data science and this is perfect timing. Going to watch this series once I get through my math proofs book ("Book of Proof" by Richard Hammack which I recommend to people getting into math https://www.amazon.com/Book-Proof-Richard-Hammack/dp/0989472...).




The Book of Proof is freely available online: http://www.people.vcu.edu/~rhammack/BookOfProof/




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