Finding online support for programming has undergone a change over the years. Usenet forums allowed people to organize discussion threads in the pre-web days (now Usenet seems to be only used for file sharing). Email lists were and still are also used, but lack a filter--you have to receive all the questions and answers to be part of the discussion.
Via MAA News, a new website put out by math undergrads at BYU shows just what math is good for. Pretty, cool, and pretty cool.
Tyler Jarvis, head of the department, blogs: