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Geek Off 3.0 Answers

D'you dig the Geek Off? Did you email your answers to geekoff@gmail.com? If not, too late sucka! That is, too late until Monday morning, when we play another round of the feud. Yep, every week there's a Geek Off and every week you can win a free ...

Article - Garth Sundem - Jun 13 2009 - 6:04am

The Great Geek Off 4.0

Do you have what it takes to be Scientific Blogging's alpha geek? Well it’s time put your geek where your mouth is…IF YOU CAN! But first a warning: yes, you could Google for these answers, but then,  deep down, you’ll know you’re a bad person. Then ag ...

Article - Garth Sundem - Jun 15 2009 - 1:36pm

Geek Off 4.0 Answers

D'you dig the Geek Off? Did you email your answers to geekoff@gmail.com? If not, too late sucka! That is, too late until Monday morning, when we play another round of the feud. Yep, every week there's a Geek Off and every week you can win a free ...

Article - Garth Sundem - Jun 20 2009 - 6:00am

The Great Geek Off 5.0

Do you have what it takes to be Scientific Blogging's alpha geek? Well it’s time put your geek where your mouth is…IF YOU CAN! But first a warning: yes, you could Google for these answers, but then, deep down, you’ll know you’re a bad person. Then aga ...

Article - Garth Sundem - Jun 22 2009 - 9:56am

Random Noise #10: New Math

Solving Problems in the New Math Generations of schoolkids have been puzzled by this problem: If it takes 10 workers 10 days to fill in a hole, how many days does it take 5 workers to fill in 1/2 a hole? Walsall Housing Group in the UK thought they had th ...

Blog Post - Patrick Lockerby - May 23 2009 - 10:22pm

Random Noise #11: I Just Hate it When...

I Just Hate it When... I just hate it when other people blog about or link to a topic when I'm half-way through writing an article on the very same topic.  You know who you are. Hate! Hate! Hate! Copyright: Arturo J. Paniagua I doubly hate it when so ...

Blog Post - Patrick Lockerby - May 24 2009 - 11:39am

The Say of the Week

"Berlusconi in his life had about twenty wives, two of whom were his" Roberto Benigni ...

Blog Post - Tommaso Dorigo - May 28 2009 - 7:05am

Random Noise #12.5: Irrational Numbers

Random Noise #12.5: Irrational  Numbers I'm far too rational to blog about other people's irrationality. I'll just get on with writing my next article and leave writing about silly superstitions to others. ...

Blog Post - Patrick Lockerby - May 30 2009 - 8:08pm

How to get more protein in your diet

Mmm. Protein. To a certain someone: I got there first this time! Thanks to Indexed. ...

Blog Post - Becky Jungbauer - Jun 3 2009 - 12:15pm

Giggling gorillas

It's a laughing matter- apes make "weird" sounds when they are tickled, and these "tickle-induced vocalizations" are akin to human laughter, according to a study discussed on NPR. "The results suggest that the evolutionary ori ...

Blog Post - Becky Jungbauer - Jun 4 2009 - 2:33pm