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the language of affection

English is a language bereft of adequate vocabulary to communicate affection.
I love you.
I love spaghetti.
We have one word.
And we make that word pull double, triple,  167 more words


Google's Mission Statement

Dear Google,

Today I am here to tell you that I love your mission statement.

Your¬†mission statement is to “organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.. 463 more words

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BIG numbers

Hello all!

Answer to Wednesday’s conundrum: I gave two mini-conundrums this time. The answer to the first one is a hole – it can be seen but not touched and if you put a hole into a bucket, you will make the bucket lighter! 966 more words


The Original Googol

Before Google there was Googol! The original googol is a very large number. Coined by the nine year old nephew of American mathematician, Edward Kasner back in 1938, the googol is the number 1 followed by 100 zeroes. 91 more words


Simplify a Radical with a Large Index and a Radicand with a Googol

This video explains how to simplify a radical expression with a large index and a radicand involving a googol.

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Googol and Googolplex

This video defines a googol and a googoplex.