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Shouldn't we be preserving our nearly extinct animals' brains?Opinion
<b>Please excuse my weird word choices, because I wanted to use new words for a change.</b>
We, humans, suck at working together as a constellation to solve problems. Let's just blame it on our capitalist society. The things we do affect our environment around us greatly. It's fascinating for us ......
A very rare coincidence.Life Time Travel
<b>This blog post may contain errors because it was rushed.</b>
Let me tell you a story I think I have never told you guys before. So last January, I was attending this coding workshop thing that taught the R programming language. Note that this was in Korea. Now, the attendees were ......
Delayed updates and MaCSLife
Hey, it's been a month since I posted a blog post, so let me do that now.
I got into MaCS!
If you read my previous blog posts, you might have come across this one: <a href="https://www.enigmatic.network/blog/post/27/">MaCS Program Entrance Exam</a>
I posted about the MaCS program and the exam. Then on January 23rd, ......
What I needed for my learning curveEngineering Life Opinion
Recently I noticed I was less motivated with coding. This was a learning curve.
<img src="https://images.ecosia.org/2_Axs8Se756ysKZdhbIXLcCqC74=/0x390/smart/http%3A%2F%2F3.bp.blogspot.com%2F-2RteLPoaljI%2FUfwoRl2Bo6I%2FAAAAAAAAAtE%2F6pl6LzR5p2s%2Fs1600%2FLearning-Curve.png" alt="HAHA too bad you don't have a good enough internet connection to see this image. LLLLLLL" class="img-thumbnail"></img>
I was in the 'DISCOURAGINGLY REALISTIC' part, until today.
I was at a coding workshop for R programming language, which ......
What a general AI would look likeOpinion
The humanity is working toward a strong AI, capable of outsmarting human in all areas conceivable. How would it work? That's the question we are all trying to answer. I think we have to model the human brain and simulate it on a computer.
Three years ago, <a href="https://edition.cnn.com/2015/01/21/tech/mci-lego-worm/index.html">scientists simulated a ......
My proposal for fossil fuelsOpinion
TL;DR: To keep the Earth from heating well below 2 degrees Celsius, as promised on the Paris Accord, we can't burn all of the fossil fuel resource on Earth, which would be a waste, and would bring a huge financial crisis. <i>What if we burnt them on the Moon?</i>
The Paris ......
FLL CVMS Viperbots 1 Regional CompetitionEngineering Life Dream Favourites
So two days ago I woke on at 6:30 to get to school before 7:15 to go to a First Lego League(FLL) regional competition. The competition was hosted by <a href="https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Westview+Centennial+Secondary+Schoolfirstname.lastname@example.org,-79.5273133,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x882b3037359ef321:0xbb1dcf5d32a1ee44!8m2!3d43.7524598!4d-79.5251246">Westview Centennial Secondary School</a>. There were two teams from our school, Viperbots 1, and Viperbots 2. We got there in ......
FLL 2018 'Space Exploration': Solution to space radiationEngineering Life Opinion
<b>This is rushed. This will be updated to fix possible errors.</b>
I am part of the robotics club in school. We are in the First Lego League(FLL) competition. Each year, there is a theme for FLL. This year is 'space exploration'. We were tasked to find the challenges to space exploration, ......
MaCS Program Entrance ExamLife
Edit (2019 Feb 9):
<a href="https://www.enigmatic.network/blog/post/33/">I got into MaCS!</a>
Today I took the MaCS entrance exam. The MaCS program is a specialized program that offers an enriched curriculum in Math, Science, and Technology. When I first got there, we had to register. The line up was very long! However, the line progressed ......
Machine Learning with Equations - EML North YorkEngineering
That's the link to my new paper about machine learning with equations. Thanks.
<i>Notice: This paper isn't in the good copy state and it isn't supposed to be like the papers published in <a href="https://www.nature.com">Nature</a>. I wrote it to share my ideas and get others' opinions and feedbacks.</i>...
Time Travel: Clayton ParkLife Time Travel
We walked in a town of Cloverdale(Clayton). We walked toward the new high school. We turned around to a small road to a familiar place that we've all visited last year: Clayton Park! We put our bags on the ground and listened to instructions and boundaries. Then they told us ......
Today I participated in a cross country competition. AND I GOT INTO TOP 77 OUT OF AROUND 82 PEOPLE OMG OMG OMG XDXDXDXDXDXDXDXDXDXD :ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face:
Anyways, let get back to the topic. After during first break today, I went to the gym to go to Earl Bales park. We rode 3 buses ......
Time Travel: PlaylandLife Time Travel
I arrived at school. The atmosphere was frenzy. We all were separated into groups. I went into a car with a woman with one tooth on it which was smiling, whom I joked that the woman looked like Baldi. (Only who were in the car to the Playland with me ......
Happy 1st Birthday Enigma!Engineering
Soo its been a great year!
<h1>Let me give you some history.</h1>
On this day a year ago, I created Enigma Bot or Addison A. on Skype. All it did at first was replying to "Hey bot" with "Hey!". That was it. Then I added a feature that allowed you to chat ......
Webgma AccidentEngineering Life
<b>This blog post was supposed to be posted 2 days ago, which is the day PythonAnywhere replied to my ticket</b>
<b>And, this is rushed so please be aware of that please.</b>
So I deleted the home directory of my server that I was using to host my website, and as I was ......
Time Travel: Summer of 2015Life Time Travel
Boom! The plane I was on for roughly 10 hours landed. It skidded and soon stopped. Then it moved towards a terminal. We were picked up by this woman with a van. We went to this city named "Coquitlam", which was the city we wanted to visit when we travelled ......
I arrived in Toronto! Yay. So there's definitely fewer greens here. When I first arrived here, it just got this impression that Toronto is very similar to Korea. Stores are closer, subway stations are closer, everything is in foot range. I live in a condominium now. It's nice living in ......
Unreal: Last day in Vancouver (w/ Time Travel!)Life Time Travel Favourites
<b>This was supposed to be posted yesterday on July 30th.</b>
So I said goodbye to three of my friends today. Sad.
I said goodbye to Goldenlemon(pete), Anime is Toxic(Gman13), Guinoala(Squishy fire guy), Angelic Potatoes. I hugged them. I said goodbye. I was at Brenden's, and I went to Cactus Club Cafe with ......
Things do come to an end.Life Favourites
You know, time goes pretty fast. When summer school started my grade 6 and 7 teacher, Mrs. Middleton told my class that there were only 10 weeks of school left. I was surprised that there was a little bit of school left ahead of us, but it went by so ......
<b>Note: This was supposed to be published yesterday on July 18th. Thanks.</b>
Here in Vancouver Canada, I have met some pretty amazing people. However, sadly I am moving to Toronto, which means I would have to say goodbye to all those people. I've said farewell to some people already, unfortunately. I've ......
Elementary "Celebration" (Graduation)Life Favourites
<b>This post was updated. It is finalized</b>
<h4>10:35 AM Update</h4>
I am excited, I have this strange feeling in me that I can't describe. It's unreal. It feels like a dream. I remember my first day of school. When I woke up, my mom was at my bed, with a bunch of ......
My feelings about me going to Toronto.Life
So here I am, facing the next chapter of my life. I almost finished elementary school (grad is tomorrow). However, instead of going to the high school with my friends in Vancouver, I am moving to Toronto. This sort of thing happened to me before. I came to Vancouver, Canada ......
Human GreedOpinion Favourites
TL:DR: What if we made people want to contribute to the world using human greed?
Human greed has brought the humanity to where we are right now, but it has caused some problems. Over time, our greed has expanded from demanding little, to demanding so much more. For example, a roller-coaster ......
How I made Enigma DriveEngineering Favourites
I got this idea of Enigma Drive (Which is just like Google Drive, OneDrive, or Dropbox) when I was having a day trip to Whistler. As I saw the views of the Sea to Sky Highway, I suddenly got an idea. What if I make a server on my Raspberry ......
Too much CO2 in the atmosphere.Opinion
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After watching this video, I made a connection between our world and the Mesopotamians. Mesopotamians irrigated the land to farm and grow crops. Their population grew. However, the salt in the rivers where they pulled the water from to irrigate ......
What is Discoin?Engineering
<b>Discoin</b> is a digital currency I made.
PS: Add Discoin to your Discord Server!
Today, we did band performance. I was very <b>VERY</b> nervous before the performance, but during it, I was focused on the music, so my fears went away. The fears I had before the performance wasn't that big, but it frightened me still. I am looking toward to next performance in ......
My thoughts on 'Boys 4 Real'Life Opinion
‘Boys 4 Real’ is an after-school program that ‘equips’ pre-teens with skills that will help them in high school. The program is run by YWCA, and is a companion for a similar program, ‘Welcome to my life’. Which is basically the same thing for girls. We meet at Clayton Secondary ......
My opinion on Social MediaOpinion
Social media is an controversial issue in the world. There are two sides to this debate. One is “Social media is a good tool when used correctly.” and “Social media is bad”. So, what is a social media anyway? Social media are platforms that enable it’s users to share something ......
CCC CompetitionEngineering Life
I participated in the Canadian Computing Competition(CCC). The CCC is a <b>programming competition</b> as the name suggests. The competition is three hours long, and in that period, the contestants are to write programs for 5 different problems. The problems usually are about calculating all possibilities for an activity. The fifth ......
Philosophy of Enigma BotEngineering
Enigma Bot is one of my products. It's a chat bot that I have developed in the summer of 2017. It works in Discord and Telegram. However, some of my users have misinterpreted the purpose and nature of the Enigma Bot. Enigma Bot was designed to be conversational. Unlike a ......
You know, I haven't posted who I am in my blog. So I am going to do that now.
I am a 12 year kid who lives in B.C. Canada. I code as my hobby. I develop chat bots.
Yeah. Find me on Github: <a href="https://github.com/hillcrestpaul0719">https://github.com/hillcrestpaul0719</a>
<h1> These are my chat bots:</h1>
<h3> Enigma ......
What is Bitcoin?Opinion
<b>This is a rushed work. It may be updated. :)</b>
<b>2018 Mar. 7: The post is now updated! :)</b>
Bitcoin has rose a lot last year, but it fell just a few weeks ago. What happened? What is even Bitcoin? Bitcoin is an experimental digital asset or currency. It was created by ......
My opinion on Mass SurveillanceOpinion
Humans tend to make themselves feel they are safe. It’s our nature. With more frequent terrorism in the last decade than ever before, our governments took steps to prevent them. US government’s solution was ‘Terrorist Surveillance Program’, a surveillance program initially created to intercept communications between the Al Qaeda, a ......
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