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It all started with this!

” I Love You But I Don’t Miss You /With Lyrics” My first song and it shows lol. I’m very proud of myself to let all my emotions out into this song!

Cleveland

Several Injured When Anaheim Police Pursuit Ends In 10-Car Pile-Up

ANAHEIM (CBSLA.com) — A dramatic police chase through Anaheim on Thursday ended in a 10-car pile-up.

Officers first got the call around 4 p.m. that a “suspicious” man was lurking around a car wash in the 700 block of North Brookhurst, according to Anaheim police. 149 more words

News

Euclid's "Elements" with marginal Geometric Diagrams

The first printed edition of Euclid’s Elements, a compendium of mathematical and geometrical concepts and theory, was printed by the Venetian printer Erhard Ratdolf in 1482. 87 more words

Doodles/Drawings

1913 Euclidean Geometry and General Relativity

  • Euclidean Geometry does not apply in situations of constant acceleration. Since Earth is constantly accelerating, our universe is not a Euclidean universe, and Euclidean Geometry can only produce approximations.
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Mechanics

Greece in the news: Say no to Euclid

I have this great program called Pocket that caches websites for later reading (no, I am not sponsored). Confession: usually when I find long-form journalism that looks interesting, I save it, tag it, and forget about it (or at least rarely have time to come back to it). 385 more words

Greece

1678 Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (Principia)

  • A book written by Newton that established the foundations for classical mechanics
  • Book 1 of the Principia contains the rational and hypothetical explanation of motion…
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Mechanics

Hyperspace and La Grande Hypercube

Hyperspace.  What does it mean?  Science fiction has largely hijacked the word but its real foundations are embedded in the mathematics of higher or n-dimensional space pioneered by Bernhard Riemann in the late 19th century.   1,373 more words

Euclid