December 6, 2021
Go-ing in Style
A little tutorial on Go today.
First, the rules, ratings, tournaments, and variants:
British Go Association
and American Go Association
There are others, of course; feel free to add links here.
The Movie! Alpha Go
Article: How the Computer Beat the Go Master - Scientific American March 19 2016
A tranquil board - the calm before the storm. : )
Go is played on a 19x19 board and with a breadth of about 250 moves and a game depth of about 150 moves, that is 250^150 possible moves.
Now I am off to do some work outside before the first snow - 30% prediction
of about half a foot on Wednesday and there are about 250^150 oak and maple leaves in my garden. ; )