Joshua 😷 Bloom (@profjsb )

Joshua 😷 Bloom

Bio Astrophysics prof at @UCBerkeley; Wise.io cofounder (acquired by GE); Inventor; Dad, #Tennis everything. Anti #TransparentMoon. Tweets are my own (un)doing.
Location Berkeley, CA
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Account created 02-06-2008 05:57:28
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Twitter Web App : An easy action to take (on top of more signifiant ones): set an email out of office message for June 10 explaining why you are not taking part in normal academic activity. #shutdownstem twitter.com/reneehlozek/st…

Twitter Web App : Thank you, Coco Gauff, for using your platform to speak to both the young and the not so young about injustice.

We stand with you and the entire black community.

#BlackLivesMatter twitter.com/emsulliv/statu…

iPhone : The team that created Berkeley DB has received the 2020 SIGMOD Systems award for our work. I still love that piece of software. It was a privilege to work with such an outstanding group of people.

sigmod2020.org/sigmod_awards.…

iPhone : “If you’re an ally, what can you do? Stand with us. Bear witness. Continue the discussion and support legal action. Refuse to accept racism in your midst, even in small ways — call out a cruel joke or rude behavior. Be brave and challenge it all.”

Twitter Web App : First the ‘Cow.’ Now, astronomers have found 2 more explosive events like it: the Koala & CSS161010. Congrats to Deanne Coppejans of Northwestern & Anna Ho of
Caltech + their teams for discovering this new class of fast blue optical transients! keckobservatory.org/fbot

Twitter Web App : It’s been 12 yrs since the robotic telescope PAIRITEL began live tweeting its observations. I miss our project tremendously but am so happy for the impact it had—providing data for >3 PhD theses and leading to over 75 refereed publications. Thanks Mt Hopkins crew & team! twitter.com/PAIRITEL/statu…

iPhone : 1984: LOGO
1986: BASIC
1992: C
1994: IDL
1995: C++/Scheme
1996: iraf
1999: Labview
2000: Tcl/Tk
2002: Python (2.2)
2015: Python (3x) twitter.com/mrocklin/statu…