In previous posts we’ve talked about the themes of Crucible, and begun introducing the game’s playable species. Today we want to provide a glimpse into the world of Crucible, and the great forces that shaped its creation and inhabitants. 480 more words

## Tags » Primes

#### Rokinon Announces Two New Mirrorless Primes

Rokinon has been stirring up the lens market for a couple of years offering very affordable options for photographers and cinematographers alike. They just began shipping their lovely… 480 more words

#### The Greatest Power Of A Number That Divides A Factorial Problem

Recently, I stumbled upon an interesting algorithmic (mathematical actually) problem in an online programming competition, and decided to share my solution with you.

The problem is the following: given a large number N and an integer M, find the largest power of M that divides N! 397 more words

#### Animal Group Integral Alphabet (imaginary menagerie!)

From A-Z: groups of animals in attendance at the hypothetical 42 cube amphitheater, (drumroll please!). An…

1. Ambush of tigers or an army of frogs, which is the imaginer’s mood-choice, are announcing both… 330 more words

#### Bertrand Riemann

Last week on 17th September (1826) we celebrated Bertrand Riemann’s birthday. This is one of those mathematicians I have encountered so much during my study from high-school to university. 411 more words

#### Small and Large Prime Lecture Times

Is this why blogs were invented? So people could just let off steam.

Whatever the case, I have some steam about academic seminars which needs something to heat. 370 more words