Everything Else I Just Found

Obama sucks, according to the country. Weird psychology with shapes and linguistics. We might have already invented wireless power if we listened to Nikola Tesla… Happiness, the brain, motivation, drug use, and so many other things covered in this little article. Oh the implications… Night owls are the smartest. Uh-oh, they don’t have a time…

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Gone Too Long Megapost

I have never heard of it (no surprise there), but in 1962, the U.S. government exploded a hydrogen bomb in low-level space, just like one of those sci-fi movies where the aliens get blown up as soon as they leave the atmosphere, while the little humans dance around and watch the explosions in the sky.…

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Two Nerd Jokes

A Statistician, Engineer and Physicist go to the horse track. Each have their system for betting on the winner and they’re sure of it.After the race is over, the Statistician wanders into the nearby bar, defeated. He notices the Engineer, sits down next to him, and begins lamenting: “I don’t understand it. I tabulated the…

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Futility Closet…

is a really great website dealing with quirky intellectual topics of trivia and oddities. Here are two great examples of the cool content that can be found on the site: For any convex polyhedron, vertices – edges + faces = 2 In 1988, readers of the Mathematical Intelligencer judged this the world’s second most beautiful theorem —…

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Hong Kong in 32 + 12 Hours (+15 from the Time Change)

And there is lots I wanna post. After I get to China, the blog might turn to more of a pictures-oriented focus of my experiences in the Orient for the coming month. We shall see how much time I have to post anything but the usual weekly changes, like the quote/art switch, a weekly song,…

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