(Via MetaFilter and L. Spice) The Sarong Theorem Archive is the premier online repository for pictures of mathematicans in sarongs proving theorems. There is also a strange webpage with pictures of female mathematicians with teal hair. We have two people from UofC on that page. Got any other wierd math links to share?
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From the How-on-Earth-is-this-possible department: Australia made 434 for 4 in their one day cricket match against South Africa (a world record by a huge margin) and then they lost the match by one wicket and one ball!!!. This is simply incredible.
A couple of people suggested that I might like Sudoku and although I tried it out a couple of times before I never really had the patience to finish it. You just have to complete the grid with numbers so that every column, row and 3×3 square contains the numbers 1-9 exactly once. The WSJ [...]
“Squirrels are just rats with good P.R.” Mike Flaherty from Spin City