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Sunday, March 19th, 2006

(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?


Sunday, March 12th, 2006

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.


Thursday, February 9th, 2006

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 [...]


Friday, October 21st, 2005

“Squirrels are just rats with good P.R.” Mike Flaherty from Spin City