As frivolous as most of this post is, this (~45min) video here about a high-functioning Autistic woman named Temple Grandin (who designed the "hug machine" above) is actually pretty interesting.
A paper on describing circuits in an agda DSL: http://www.staff.science.uu.nl/~swier004/publications/2015-types-draft.pdf
Going more carefully now through this little tutorial on fpga programming with the iCEstick. It's in spanish, which makes it slightly more…
Some further progress cleaning up the https://xkcd.com/1360/ -esque augean stables that is my hard drive. Tomato chicken I made a couple days ago…