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Confessions of a Cuber

In 1974, Hungarian sculptor and architecture professor, Ernő Rubik, invented The Magic Cube, a 3-D combination puzzle that had 3 layers. It’s fair to say that when it launched as a Rubik’s Cube in the United States in the 1980s every kid was obsessed with solving their cube. 271 more words

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ON THIS DAY: July 13, 2016

July 13th is

World Cup Football Day

National French Fries Day

Embrace Your Geekiness Day

International Rubik’s Cube Day

Gruntled Workers Day *

* if you’re happy and you know it, clap your hands! 370 more words

History

In my teaching, I enjoyed creating models to clearly communicate my thoughts. – Erno Rubik http://ift.tt/29qZoCz

Erno Rubik

Almost 43 Quintillion Ways Not to Solve A Rubik's Cube

On May 19, 1974, a Hungarian professor of architecture figured out how to build just the right model to aid in teaching algebraic group theory to his students. 673 more words

Popular Culture

AISU Vows to "Eradicate" Rubik's Cubes

Murray, UT—Responding to what they call a “school-wide plague” and“epidemic,” administrators at AISU released a statement condemning the growing use of Rubik’s Cubes in the school. 452 more words

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